AutoFS support in Leopard

Seems like I'm writing quite a bit about OS X. Sorry, it's so new and there's some cool features in it. Like AutoFS finally working (more or less) properly out of the box. It works, but the NFS exports need to be exported to the server with the "insecure" option …

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OS X Browser Comparison

Well, my beloved Saft is still not updated for Safari 3... there's a beta for Safari 3 that works on Tiger, but nothing that works on Leopard. Which makes Safari almost useless, although I did find in the History menu bar the option "Reopen All Windows From Last Session". Well …

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OS X 10.5... installs and thoughts

Well, I did my duty on Friday and went out and grabbed a copy of OS X 10.5 (Leopard). As I was finishing my SuperDuper backups, I was poking around on Apple's support forums and heard about all the horror stories people have had. Two essential apps for me …

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Guitar Hero III... early?

According to most gaming sites, Guitar Hero III is supposed to be released on October 28th. Either it got pushed forward, or I lucked out and my local Walmart screwed up big because when I was out buying picture frames, I decided to see if Conan (which was supposed to …

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On Social Networks and Facebook

I've been on Facebook for a few weeks now and while I think it's great in that I've gotten to connect with old friends that I've not had contact with for years, I also find it really bizarre. For instance, with Facebook you can set your status.. a little blurb …

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Novell ditches AppArmor... wtf?

Shocking news on the AppArmor mailing list today. Novell laid off all the guys they hired when they aquired Immunix a few years ago, back in 2005. I had noticed that my friend Seth had sent a message a while ago indicating that he has no longer with Novell and …

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