Have you ever had to install a new version of OS X and then wished that you still had your old home directory?
Here is the method to do that, assuming that you still have your original OS X partition/disk, and that the new version of OS X is on a separate partition/disk…
Continue reading Retain your old home
I had some fun trying to get Cricket Logo to run on OS X 10.8.5, see i-Box, Cricket Logo and Arduino. The main issue was trying to get the RXTX Java files to be seen
Continue reading CkLogo.jar and RXTX on OS X
Dig out Oolite, the Open source version of Elite. Currently at version 1.86, although I am running 1.80 (1.77), for reasons described below.
Continue reading Oolite – Issues and notes
The title says it all… Why? Because you will not be able to remove it. Oh, and don’t bother contacting Seagate support…
Continue reading Don’t install Seagate Dashboard 18.104.22.168 on Mountain Lion
Apple removed Web Sharing from the Sharing control panel, with Mountain Lion. However, even though the UI has been removed, apache is still installed and it is easy to re-enble using the command line…
Continue reading Turning on Web Sharing on Mountain Lion
Following on from 0.91″ SSD1306, I created a series of minimal Arduino class libraries to drive the 0.91″ 128 x 32 OLED. Continue reading SSD1306_OLED_HW_LIB2