Category: OS X

Sharing OS X Screen Captures to iOS devices with iCloud 0

Sharing OS X Screen Captures to iOS devices with iCloud

I use screen capture.  A lot.  I use it to capture reminders.  I use it to capture technical information that I might need later.  I use it to capture images of bills I have...

Victory over Apple Configurator? 0

Victory over Apple Configurator?

So iCloud Family Sharing is a bit of a bust.  The wizard for setting up all the security measures on each account that you must create, combined with the lack of privacy, AND the fact...

OSX Yosemite 10.10.1 Mail 8.1 Show ALL Headers 0

OSX Yosemite 10.10.1 Mail 8.1 Show ALL Headers

I like to see where my mail is coming from.  I like to see how Spamassassin is scoring messages so that I can fine tune the settings.  I have a lot of plugins for...

OSX Yosemite sure could use a cup of coffee 0

OSX Yosemite sure could use a cup of coffee

I never realized just how bitchy and elitist Apple’s syslog was… Because I’ve upgraded this system through 6 generations of OS X, there are some deprecated extensions that load on boot.  Syslog isn’t shy...

Mavericks Server Mail Services 0

Mavericks Server Mail Services

My 2009 Mac Mini is in desperate need of an SSD upgrade.  Unfortunately, I have close to 1TB of data there (mostly PLEX media), so upgrading the two drives would be cost prohibitive.  I...

OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion Server amavis 0

OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion Server amavis

Following many months of attempting to resolve an issue whereby incoming mail delivery was disrupted every 48 – 60 hours, I now have a functioning patch in place. Recently, I determined that the mail...

Mavericks Server 3 Success! 0

Mavericks Server 3 Success!

So Mavericks Server really made a mess in upgrading my Mac Mini from Mountain Lion.  In the end, the Mavericks upgrade went well.  Trouble began with installation of Server 3.  About half way through...