This error drove me crazy for the longest time. I was using Vagrant, FreeBSD and Laravel for a project and laravel would not run because of where it stores the cache. It took awhile for me to find a good fix but it is fairly easy. In your /etc/rc.conf file add two lines: rpc_lockd_enable=”YES” rpc_statd_enable=”YES” … More Exclusive locks not supported error, when using FreeBSD in Vagrant.
Just installed the Google Reader for Snow Leopard extension and I have to say I like it. Give it a try here. An I really like being able to install and remove extensions with a browser restart.
I updated my MacBook Pro to Apple’s latest operating system Snow Leopard 10.6. This is how I did it and my install went fine. First, check to make sure any programs that you need are compatible or have been updated to work with 10.6. The best place I have found was this wiki http://snowleopard.wikidot.com/. I … More Snow Leopard Install
I had the problem of when I added new events on my iPod Touch they would not show up in iCal after syncing. The quick fix for me was to open iSync, go to Preferences, then click the Reset Sync History… button. This resolved the issue for me. Hope this helps somebody else.
I was looking through the iTunes music store to see if there were any podcasts I might be interested in. I came across the Apple Quick Tips video podcast section. They are short videos focused on making you life with your Mac a little easier. Some you may already know, some maybe not. I subscribed … More Apple Quick Tips
Found a nice tip today. If you watch or listen to podcasts, sometimes you want to jump ahead to say skip commercials or parts you don’t want to listen to or watch try this. Hold down the ctrl+option+command (Apple Key) and then press the right arrow. This will skip ahead 5 seconds. Let me know … More iTunes fast forward or “Scrubbing”
I’m helping a local church redesign their website. Since they are not programmers I thought the best approach would be to use wordpress so they can easily update the site. To develop the site I wanted to use my mac and this is how I set it up. Download XAMPP and WordPress. Install XAMPP, just use the … More Developing for WordPress on a Macintosh