Temikus
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runaway distnoted process
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Summary from the OP: This was a great tool for debugging. It originally pointed me to Spotlight reindexing the filesystem, but I narrowed down the things it's allowed to index, and I still saw the ...

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How can I rip DVD subtitles to SRT format (or something else that iPads can understand)?
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Please, keep in mind that usually DVD subtitles are just bitmaps (pictures), so it won't be very straightforward. You basically have 2 options: Use something like SubRip to extract the subtitles and ...

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Get the UUID from a mostly dead hard drive?
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Have you tried looking at the kernel log messages? If, as you said earlier, it tried to root from the drive at least once, you can try to find it in the /var/log/system.log, for example: $ grep '...

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Why 2 same files have different size on NTFS?
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This is probably due to how Paragon driver handles native NTFS compression. If I understand their docs correctly, it can un-compress on-the-fly, but cannot actually write the file back in compressed ...

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Apple TV works with my iPhone but not with my PC on the same wireless network
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Okay, AirTunes uses a protocol that is different from AirPlay mirroring, used by the iPhone. The AirTunes part of the AirPlay protocol stack uses UDP for streaming audio and is based on the RTSP ...

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Mac issues: grey screen, cannot reinstall mac os from recover, unapproved caller
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This is probably caused by contents of /var/folders/ directory. Sometimes the upgrade process fails to complete a specific task that is meant to remove cached files from that location. There is a ...

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