Archive for the ‘programming’ Category

Snow Leopard upgrade: 3rd party log-folders in /var/logs cleanup

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

One year back when I upgraded my iMac from Tiger to Leopard, the pimped-personal-websharing apache I used for svn access failed big time to launch because the svn libraries were incompatible to Leopards more recent build. Last years fix was to get rid of most of the third party stuff and ...


Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Recently I sent a tiny bugfixed build to a customer - just to get a phone call some minutes later it doesn't even launch on his test machine. What happened? A quick glance at revealed that dyld complains his 10.4.8 (unpatched) machine is missing the CoreVideo framework.  Odd enough, nothing besides a ...