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Name:
etresoft
Status Level:
Level 7 Level 7 (23,915 points)
Member Since:
Nov 22, 2005
Location:
The 905
Tags:
unix xcode

etresoft's Products

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.2), iPad 1 + iMac 27"

Recent Activity

etresoft replied to enable root account

"I always run with a standard account. If I need to do something as root, I can use su to become the admin user and then use sudo to perform"

in Mac OS X Technologies 10 replies
1 hour ago
etresoft replied to Keep getting crashes ever since I upgraded to Mavericks

"Then download a new copy, reinstall it, and remove it."

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
8 hours ago
etresoft replied to Keep getting crashes ever since I upgraded to Mavericks

"Noidsama wrote:   How do I remove it? Always use an official uninstaller or uninstallation instruction from the vendor. Never use any "app"

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
9 hours ago
etresoft replied to Unknown file /tmp/inject.txt

"Apparently is it related to Drobo devices or something. Here are some uninstallation instructions. I have no idea if they will work or not."

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Inactive memory issue, or some other hardware issue?  System slow and "pauses"

"DiscoverdoTERRA wrote:   I have un-installed them and will see what happens, but I am doubtful... just saying . As SilverSkyRat pointed ou"

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to New Trojan Horses

"You can uninstall MacKeeper to get rid of the pop-ups.   Ordinarily I would suggest that everyone have their own iTunes/AppleID account. Ot"

in OS X Mavericks 17 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Time Machine being much slower than most people

"You have some curious output here. I am going to address all the interesting items and then see if I reach a conclusion by the end of it.  "

in OS X Mavericks 26 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Time Machine being much slower than most people

"There is no magic "run at glacial speed" setting. You posted some stuff relating to your Cisco software and that has now been resolved. Othe"

in OS X Mavericks 26 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Host file override not working in Mavericks

"The dig command is a DNS lookup tool. It does not use /etc/hosts. Try using ping instead."

in Mac OS X Technologies 2 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to I have downloaded MAMP for Mac and want to use it for working with Wordpress. I had mysql installed before this and would like to uninstall it and use MAMP. It was easy to turn off Apache and PHP but don't know how to uninstall mysql. Please help!!

"It depends on how you installed it. You have to shutdown the MySQL service first. If you used the standard, but obsolete Startup Item, you c"

in Developer Forums 2 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Bug Report Submissions

"Due to the scale of Apple's market, individual bug reports have little value. Apple keeps track of the number of duplicates that have been f"

in Developer Forums 2 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to TimeMachine still buggy, Apple

"aschuss wrote:   So does QNAP support Time Machine with 10.9.2? I keep on getting errors within Time Machine     Apparently not.   Is t"

in OS X Mavericks 16 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Time machine back-up: software

"babowa wrote:   LOL - that is why I prefer my bootable clones (which is what I used during my recent testing re. restoring a mid 2010 Mac"

in OS X Mavericks 13 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to OS X Mavericks: Connecting to ZFS on Ubuntu Through NFS

"Mae8se wrote:   Okay, so I must have the syntax for mount wrong because I can connect through Finder's Connect to server menu item.   nfs:"

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Multiple Keychains

"iOS and OS X are consumer-level devices. At a minimum, people should have a solid foundation in public key cryptography before using them."

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Time machine back-up: software

"babowa wrote: Well, having to re-download an entire OS - +/- 5 GB - is not a dependable solution unless you have lightning fast and neve"

in OS X Mavericks 13 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Time Machine being much slower than most people

"eb94 wrote:   I started a Time Machine Backup. This time, it was stuck on the preparing mode and I decided to cancel it after 8hours of 'pr"

in OS X Mavericks 26 replies
1 day ago
etresoft replied to Can you switch administrators

"Not only can you do that, you should. It is always handy to have a backup admin account."

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to Multiple Keychains

"There is no easy answer there. One is a login keychain. This is the traditional keychain from earlier OS versions. The iCloud keychain is a"

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to Time Machine being much slower than most people

"Your Cisco VPN software is always running. It could definitely be slowing down your entire system. Uninstall it. Then, see if you can connec"

in OS X Mavericks 26 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to Time machine back-up: software

"babowa wrote: Well, yes, so I've read, but - personally - I wouldn't necessarily consider it 100% dependable.   I don't know why it"

in OS X Mavericks 13 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to Time machine back-up: software

"babowa wrote:   Be aware that you can restore from Time Machine, but it is not bootable, so you would need to install your OS first and the"

in OS X Mavericks 13 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to Unknown file /tmp/inject.txt

"It must be coming from some 3rd party software you have installed."

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to Inactive memory issue, or some other hardware issue?  System slow and "pauses"

"Uninstall Sophos, your keyboard remapper, and the Jaksta software. See if it runs better then."

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
2 days ago
etresoft replied to OS X Mavericks: Connecting to ZFS on Ubuntu Through NFS

"Does /Users/me/Remote exist? If you have a MacBook Air, I would suggest using Autofs instead."

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
3 days ago
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