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Canon powershot SX110 remote control

It seems the remote control functionality for the powershot SX110 on MacOS X 10.7.5 has been broken for quite some time now. I stumbled across an open source project gphoto2 also offering remote control functionality. sudo port install gphoto2 gphoto2 … Continue reading

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Disc burn error 0xFFFFFFCA

I keep getting “Disc burn error 0xFFFFFFCA” on Mac OS 10.5 Leopard. The cause was that I didn’t have read access to all the files that I was trying to burn. If you need to change this: Ctrl-Click on the … Continue reading

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PHP with apache on Mac OS X

Enable apache server with System Preferences -> Sharing -> Web Sharing -> Enable sudo emacs /etc/apache2/httpd.conf # Comment in the following lines #LoadModule php5_module libexec/apache2/libphp5.so #LoadModule fastcgi_module libexec/apache2/mod_fastcgi.so # Restart apache to pickup config changes sudo /usr/sbin/apachectl restart By default … Continue reading

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Mounting filesystems over SSH

If you’re using a web host that supports SSH login, then you can mount the filesystem over SSH with Linux. # install the package (debian/ubuntu) sudo apt-get install sshfs # Create a mount point in current directory mkdir example.com # … Continue reading

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