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Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-28-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 138
Posted By Dysfunction
open a terminal window and issue uptime ~ $...

open a terminal window and issue uptime

~ $ uptime
16:13 up 1 day, 55 mins, 3 users, load averages: 1.65 1.66 1.66
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-17-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Dysfunction
Well, this will make you even happier then.. My...

Well, this will make you even happier then.. My machine is a fresh 10.10.2 build (was never anything other than 10.10).. Which is why I looked at /var/run/utmpx with a hex editor, and it matches my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-16-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Dysfunction
Interesting, that's a large enough file to have...

Interesting, that's a large enough file to have some decent output. I have 122 lines prior to wtmp begin. Also it's updating (date's correct)... and perms are correct.

~ $ ls -lh...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Dysfunction
Do a ls -lh /var/run/utmpx and lets see the...

Do a ls -lh /var/run/utmpx

and lets see the results.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-12-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 245
Posted By Dysfunction
... to be honest, it'll probably work nicely for...

... to be honest, it'll probably work nicely for iOS dev anyway. Audio on the other hand...
Forum: iOS Development 03-12-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By Dysfunction
In general no one likes repeatedly making the...

In general no one likes repeatedly making the same selections. I tend to default with carrying configuration over versions, unless there is a very specific reason to change that on a new version.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-04-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Dysfunction
So, how's it working out so far?

So, how's it working out so far?
Forum: Security Awareness 02-26-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 454
Posted By Dysfunction
The BASH fix was rolled out for OS X within a...

The BASH fix was rolled out for OS X within a week.. O:) So, that's really not that slow if you allow for testing (and you'd be pretty unhappy if these things were simply risk-assessed and released,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-25-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 587
Posted By Dysfunction
sed is a Unix application.. SED is a drive type. ...

sed is a Unix application.. SED is a drive type.

I'm down with both ;) awk too... and tr and.. and and..
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-25-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 587
Posted By Dysfunction
SED - Self Encrypting Drive

SED - Self Encrypting Drive
Forum: Security Awareness 02-25-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 454
Posted By Dysfunction
It is, but lets look at the BASH vulnerability...

It is, but lets look at the BASH vulnerability (specifically CVE-2014-6271). It's existed since BASH 1.03, which means September of 1989 ;) (or, longer than the cold-wars been over) and was finally...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-25-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 587
Posted By Dysfunction
Really, what needs to happen is the drives just...

Really, what needs to happen is the drives just need to all be SED. Seriously. Oh, and this really is where things will head.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-25-2015, 01:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By Dysfunction
Call Apple.

Call Apple.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-24-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By Dysfunction
The power line adapters as well? How about the...

The power line adapters as well? How about the cable/dsl/whatever router that provides actual Internet?

Then are all connected devices dropping, just one?? How are they connected? Wifi, ethernet?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-24-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Dysfunction
I'm not even sure why I'd use that particular...

I'm not even sure why I'd use that particular while statement.. Also open does a lot more than that ;)

man - the most important command you'll ever know.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-24-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By Dysfunction
So, the screen shots didn't work. But.. have you...

So, the screen shots didn't work. But.. have you rebooted BOTH of these AND your ethernet power line adapters?
Forum: Security Awareness 02-24-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 454
Posted By Dysfunction
It's true, although sort of disingenuous. The...

It's true, although sort of disingenuous. The reason the listed OS's are more vulnerable in 2014 is the exact same code was used across all of them (and pretty much every other Unix variant).. and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-24-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 587
Posted By Dysfunction
If so, something has changed since January. When...

If so, something has changed since January. When I took delivery of the MBA I'm currently using. I had to enable FV2.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 02-24-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Posted By Dysfunction
I know *I've* had this issue.. guess what's...

I know *I've* had this issue.. guess what's getting fixed when I get back to the US? O:) Thanks!
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-23-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Dysfunction
This is the problem. Really, I'd suggest doing...

This is the problem. Really, I'd suggest doing regular backups to multiple magnetic media and if you're using optical, 'refresh' it regularly (maybe yearly) to ensure you have copies. Ultimately the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-23-2015, 03:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By Dysfunction
Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter - Apple Store...

Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter - Apple Store (U.S.) (http://store.apple.com/us/product/MB570Z/B/mini-displayport-to-dvi-adapter)

for the 23", that should work
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-23-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 587
Posted By Dysfunction
FileVault was off (which is the default) when I...

FileVault was off (which is the default) when I received my new MBA in Jan. It's on now, I wouldn't have a non-encrypted mobile device that was anything more than a netbook. To be frank, most people...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-23-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Dysfunction
re optical backups. They're not to be considered...

re optical backups. They're not to be considered archival, at all. The media WILL fail, how soon will depend on the storage conditions, but it WILL fail.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 02-23-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By Dysfunction
You'd need some sort of Enterprise provisioning...

You'd need some sort of Enterprise provisioning software system for what you want, I believe.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-22-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 406
Posted By Dysfunction
It's also going to depend a lot on the type of...

It's also going to depend a lot on the type of media on each of those tabs. The more interactive, the more it's going to just suck up RAM. Or processor...
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