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Mac Lowercase Uppercase Folder names

My developer ran into this problem today, he couldn’t have two folders named the same but with different capitalisation.  I run Ubuntu so it works fine for me. The reason this came up is we were trying to run someone’s website which had two folders, named the same but with different capitalisation (e.g “ATS” and […]

Posted on July 1, 2009 at 4:26 pm by Jordan Carter · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Make your terminal prompt look pretty, or recover it if its blank..

PS1=”\[\$(date +%H:%M) \033[1;30m\][\[\033[1;34m\]\u\[\033[1;30m\]@\[\033[0;35m\]\h\[\033[1;30m\]] \[\033[0;37m\]\W \[\033[0m\] “ Put that into your terminal and smoke it. I have modified it from here.

Posted on March 3, 2009 at 12:59 pm by Jordan Carter · Permalink · One Comment
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Alias commands in Mac OSX Terminal

To add an alias (shortcut) to a command in Terminal do the following alias myServer=’echo ssh myServer.wetware.co.nz;ssh myServer.wetware.co.nz’ Notice that I echo the command before executing it, this is to reduce confusion when you call an alias which does something you forgot it did.. [Update] Well that worked, but not for long.  If you exit […]

Posted on March 3, 2009 at 12:51 pm by Jordan Carter · Permalink · One Comment
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