How to show hidden files on a Mac OSX

To display hidden files & folders 1. Open Terminal (from /Applications/Utilities) 2. Issue command defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles -bool true 3. Kill the Finder to take effect by issuing the command killall Finder To hide them...

curl: (35) SSL connect error

PROBLEM Ok, I am trying to install DigitalOcean Agent on my Centos 6.6 box as their instruction curl -sSL https://agent.digitalocean.com/install.sh | sh And immediately get the error curl: (35) SSL connect error SOLUTION We need to update...

How to remove dangling docker data volumes

Quick and easy way to remove dangling data volumes: 1. Check out all of your dangling data volumes $docker volume ls -f dangling=true 2. Now remove all of them $docker volume rm $(docker volume ls...

Free up space on your Mac with 10 tips

Your hard disk is filled with video, music, podcasts, games, applications and documents. Well, following these ten tips might give you the chance to rescue the valued space Download AppZapper, go...

Close your MacBook without going to sleep

macosx-nosleep-extension consists of kext and userspace tools that help to manage your Mac sleep behavior. NoSleep makes closing of your MacBook lid possible without going to a sleep mode. Now you shouldn’t...

Play ping pong game in Terminal

Terminal is not boring, in this post I will show you how to play an easy game pingpong with Terminal only Open up Terminal (from Launchpad -> Utilities -> Terminal or from...

One click to customize Dashboard, Mission Control, Launchpad and Login

Lion Designer is the right tool for you to quickly customize your Dashboard, Mission Control, LaunchPad and Login in Mac Lion with simple poin & click. This little free tool allows you...

How to keep Safari in zoom

I’m using Macbook Pro 17″ and the text in Safari looks so small. You can zoom using (Command and +/-) or two fingers on the trackpad. But the problem is that...

Batch images resizer for MacOS using Automator

Want to resize your images without any extra software installed on your Mac? Then this post is for you, we are using existing application named Automator to do the work for...

Connection reset by peer SSH error

Just a quick note to solve my problem with SSH, I can connect to my remote server OK with Putty or Bitvise SSH but not with Cywin or Babun SSH command...