Tag Archives: Mac OS X

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OS X Screensaver lock problem or Hard reset Mac every day

This have been the most annoying problem for me. I’m using Snow Leopard 10.6, but according to bug reports, it exists since Tiger 10.4.

Xerox Phaser 3117 drivers for Mac OS X

If you have a nice GDI printer Xerox Phaser 3117, you will wonder there’s no driver for Mac OS X and Xerox website says this printer is not supported in Mac OS X 10.6.

As you know Mac OS X uses Apple’s developed CUPS (Common UNIX Printing System), so I’ve been used this printer on FreeBSD with Samsung GDI driver, but that wasn’t working via Mac’s interface. Even though there’s a special drivers build for this printer Splix, that was not working properly.

How to run multiple copies of Application in Mac OS X

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Sometimes I needed several windows of FileZilla on my Mac to work with several servers simultaneously, but it doesn’t support multiple sessions (yet?). And Mac OS X doesn’t allow to launch another copy of application, so I googled a bit to find a solution… So you can run it by launching another instance of the app by typing this to command line:

/Path/To/Application.app/Contents/MacOS/Application &

E.g.: