Computing and Networks

Bootable USB install device in MacOS

These instructions will create a bootable install medium for the installation of a operating system using a .iso file downloaded from the network, the dd command and a standard USB stick.  You need admin level access (to run the sudo command). This covers MacOS [for Linux see Bootable USB install device in Linux] Let us begin… Continue reading Bootable USB install device in MacOS

Computing and Networks

macports the tools I’m used to. YAY!

Awesome, a HUGE amount of tools and libraries that I’ve gotten used to having at my fingertips can be had on my Mac’s thanks to the efforts of the macports community.  More details and downloads can be found on the macports website. Installation and/or upgrading is easy and clearly explained.  There are a few dependancies that… Continue reading macports the tools I’m used to. YAY!