Tag: mac os

Mac OS X – print screen – screenshot

To make screen shots on a Mac is much more comfortable than on a windows based system without additional tooling like Gadwin Printscreen.   The keyboard shortcuts are taken from the Apple Support Page: Command-Shift-3 Capture the screen to a…

mac os x – wget

I realized that wget is not part of mac os x lion. I did not find a binary that you can just install and be happy. But luckily curl is installed. Curl is able to replace wget bey using “curl…

force unmount on mac os

Sometimes you need to unmount a device e.g. a SSHFS mounted volume. The server goes offline or you don’t have access to it anymore. I will explain on the procedure on the sample device “foobar”.   Check your mount points:…