Mounting Airport Extreme Disk via Terminal using mount_smbfs

I’m going to show you how to mount your Airport Extreme network attached drive via Terminal. I wanted to do this manually because I want to run a single command to backup my data using rsync (read my rsync blog HERE). Launch Terminal Applications > Utilities > Terminal First make a directory for the volume you […]

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Mac Terminal Loading Slow

ASL stands for Apple System Logger. If your Mac is launching Terminal very slowly, try clearing your ASL logs. $ sudo rm -f /private/var/log/asl/*.asl Check out for preventative measures. All I did was add the following lines to /etc/asl.conf. = archive 0= utmp_ttl 604800= fs_ttl 604800 “So, you want to know what’s happening right? […]