Saker tagget "os x"

Taming the cat

Rotten Apple. Always getting something wrong. These are my basic customizations for (Mountain) Lion installs.
Fixing locale problems on (non Apple) SSH connections (UTF-8):
(this bug is plain stupid).
And getting a decent terminal client:
Turn off history swiping in Safari:
System preferences > Trackpad > Mouse Gestures
Natural scrolling or not:
System Preferences > Trackpad > Scroll & Zoom
(Reverse scrolling + [...]

Taming QuickTime X

Did QuickTime X take you by surprise? Still need Pro-features in QT? Here’s my fix which sorts out all my QT problems on SL (OS X 10.6).
First thing I did was to install QuickTime Player 7 from optional installs on the SL CD. Then I can always open with QT 7. For most uses this [...]