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Automatically increment build number (CFBundleVersion)

David wrote this nice little helper that automatically increments the build version every time. #!/bin/bash buildNumber=$(/usr/libexec/PlistBuddy -c “Print CFBundleVersion” “$INFOPLIST_FILE”) buildNumber=$(echo $buildNumber | sed ‘s/0*//’) buildNumber=$(($buildNumber + 1)) buildNumber=$(printf “%04d” $buildNumber) /usr/libexec/PlistBuddy -c “Set :CFBundleVersion $buildNumber” “$INFOPLIST_FILE” In Xcode just … Continue reading

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Mission Control

To get mission control to pop up fast just write this to your plist file: defaults write com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration -float 0.1; killall Dock And with defaults delete com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration; killall Dock you can get back to default setting.

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Who opens my UPnP ports?

Recently I turned on UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) to play a bit with it and instantly noticed that someone/something opened some ports in my router and forwarded them to my machine. So of course I wanted to know what’s … Continue reading

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How to fix slow Ubuntu in VirtualBox

apt-get install linux-headers-generic build-essential compizconfig-settings-manager dkms Install the guest drivers Open ccsm (from the console) and disable “Framebuffer object” option under “OpenGL” (be prepared that you can’t read little now, but if you activate 3D first, then you can even … Continue reading

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FreeMind

FreeMind is a mind-mapping software I recently started to use and I like it, so far. But let the webpage talk for itself: FreeMind is a premier free mind-mapping software written in Java. The recent development has hopefully turned it … Continue reading

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How to run FreeMind on Mountain Lion

If you try to run FreeMind on Mountain Lion you get this “nice” error message: “FreeMind.app” is damaged and can’t be opened. You should move it to the Trash. To persuade FreeMind to run anyway you can type this command … Continue reading

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Java, the hopefully last round

I had a fresh installation of Mountain Lion and installed Java 7. The problem was when I tried to run StandAloneJava applications ML always asked me wether it should install Java 6. Apparently a lot of people have this problem … Continue reading

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iTunes: sort albums by year instead of name

By default iTunes sorts albums by name instead of year for whatever reason. Anyway with ⌘j you can set the sorting.

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Java a new round (round 7)

After fighting against Java 6 from apple I decided to install Java 7 and have a look into that. To say the least, I still feel quite nauseous so I keep this EXTREMELY short. To get rid of Java 7 … Continue reading

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Getting rid of Java on a Mac

If you installed Java from Apple then you have the problem, that you have got a very old Version of Java: $ java -version java version “1.6.0_37″Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_37-b06-434-11M3909) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 20.12-b01-434, mixed … Continue reading

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