Tag Archives: mac

Making Mosh work for OSX and FreeBSD

Like many others, it seems, I got the dreaded “mosh-server needs a UTF-8 native locale to run.” when trying to use mosh from my OSX laptop to my FreeBSD server. I tried the stuff google suggested, but nothing worked. What … Continue reading

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Hiding Apple-folders from XBMC

I’m browsing my mediashare via CIFS/SMB, and also from my Mac. The Mac creates some temporary folders and files everywhere, which aren’t visible on the Mac but are there when I browse in XBMC. Quite annoying. Removing them won’t help … Continue reading

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Setting up FreeBSD as a fileserver and Time Machine target in Mac OS X

Couldn’t find a post that was up to date, the closest one I found was this: http://thomas.pelletier.im/2010/01/time-machine-freebsd-and-afp-are-on-a-little-boat But it recommends Howl, which is deprecated. I decided to replace it with avahi. I based the avahi setup on these posts: http://www.kremalicious.com/2008/06/ubuntu-as-mac-file-server-and-time-machine-volume/ … Continue reading

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