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This does the following:
1 - Search recursively for files whose names match REGEX_A
2 - From this list exclude files whose names match REGEX_B
3 - Open this as a group in textmate (in the sidebar)
And now you can use Command+Shift+F to use textmate own find and replace on this particular group of files.
For advanced regex in the first expression you can use -regextype posix-egrep like this:
mate - `find * -type f -regextype posix-egrep -regex 'REGEX_A' | grep -v -E 'REGEX_B'`
Warning: this is not ment to open files or folders with space os special characters in the filename. If anyone knows a solution to that, tell me so I can fix the line.
These commands will mark a file as hidden or visible to Mac OS X Finder. Notice the capitol V vs the lowercase v. This will also work for directories.
setfile -a V foo.bar; // This marks the file invisible
setfile -a v foo.bar; // This marks the file visible
I have also found that adding the following aliases are helpful:
alias hide='setfile -a V'
alias show='setfile -a v'
If you use Linux in a Windows domain and there are N days to expiry, this is how you can change it without resorting to a windows machine.
When run on a mac, this command will bring up a dialog box in the Terminal when server HOSTNAME first responds to a ping.
You can convert any UNIX man page to .txt
I did not know this, i'd like to share...
Schedule your Mac to sleep at any future time.
Also wake, poweron, shutdown, wakeorpoweron. Or repeating with
sudo pmset repeat wakeorpoweron MTWRFSU 7:00:00
pmset -g sched
This is useful if you have need to do port forwarding and your router doesn't assign static IPs, you can add it to a script in a cron job that checks if you IP as recently changed or with a trigger script.
This was tested on Mac OSX.
the middle command between the ; and ; is the vi commands that insert that line into the last line of the file, the esc with the carets is literally hitting the escape key, you have to have the smbfs package installed to do it, I use it to access my iTunes music on my mac from my linux PC's with amarok so I can play the music anywhere in the house. among other things, it allows you to access the files on that share from your computer anytime you're on that network.
/path/ is the root folder of the DVD, not the VIDEO_TS folder.