Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Category: 10.5

Bad Dock, No Biscuit

Anyone else on Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.1 having this problem? 13/12/2007 17:07:29 com.apple.launchd[123] ([0x0-0x239239].com.apple.dock[3122]) Exited abnormally: Bus error Every so often, while “doing something”, where “doing something” correlates to a mousedown event so far as I can tell, the Dock will disappear and be restarted. It doesn’t do anything fatal, it’s just annoying.

Don’t do this: GMail and Mail in OS X 10.5

There’s some advice that says that you can/should map the “all mail” label in GMail’s imap implementation to the “trash” folder in Mail (or any other imap client, really), the intended effect being that when you delete something, it only gets archived, instead of moved into some frankly annoying deleteditems label that starts cluttering up […]

WWDC 2007 – First Reactions

I missed live coverage of WWDC this year (and by live, I mean sitting in front of MacRumors Live) and an AIM chat ably hosted by Coates. Instead, I got home after the Stevenote finished and fired up the usual suspects as well as checking out my Twitter stream for any particularly enjoyable ejaculations of […]