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MAC

Enable FTP – Mountain Lion

Launch Terminal. Enable sudo -s launchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/ftp.plist Disable sudo -s launchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/ftp.plist

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MAC

Mac OSX DNS Search Domains Problem

I ran into an issue where I’d be forced to add my domain to the end of every server I SSH’ed into. Basically, DNS search domains stopped working. Here’s how to fix it. Make a backup of your com.apple.mDNSResponder.plist file $ sudo cp /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.mDNSResponder.plist ~/com.apple.mDNSResponder.plist.original Edit your com.apple.mDNSResponder.plist file $ sudo vi /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.mDNSResponder.plist Add the below […]

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MAC

Local Time Machine Backups

Have you noticed that you’ve lost a good portion of your hard drive space ever sense you upgraded to OSX Lion? This may be due to a Time Machine feature that now does local backups when your Time Machine hard drive is not connected. Why would Apple do this?By creating local snapshots/bakups allows the user […]

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Internet Linux MAC Technology UNIX

Cisco VPNClient – Error 51

Error 51: Unable to communicate with the VPN subsystem. Please make sure that you have at least one network interface that is currently active and has an IP address and start this application again. Problem Snow Leopard operates in 32 bit mode by default, Lion is a 64 bit operating system. Cisco’s VPN client only […]