In between midnight summer nights and dark winter days

Running iTunes in a debugger (gdb) Thu, Jul 28 2011 11:04
iTunes and debuggers such as gdb don't usually play well together. This post shows you how to run iTunes in a debugger, so you can more easily develop plugins for iTunes.
The /Volumes/MobileBackups directory Mon, Jul 25 2011 14:04
Lion adds a new directory in /Volumes called MobileBackups. This shows up as a random string of characters in FolderGlance. This post digs into why, and offers up a solution for other developers affected by this behaviour.
FolderGlance 3.0.1 supports Lion Wed, Jul 20 2011 19:42
I'm pleased to announce that with today's release of FolderGlance 3.0.1, FolderGlance adds support for Lion.
Quick tip: Speeding up Xcode compilations Thu, Mar 03 2011 12:06
Some tips on how compile times in Xcode can be reduced.
FolderGlance 3.0 Wed, Mar 02 2011 09:09
I'm pleased to announce that FolderGlance 3.0 is out, with two major new features: A menu extra giving you access to files and folders from your menu bar, and support for custom, context-sensitive scripts.
Making Universal Back Button work on 10.6.5 and later Fri, Jan 07 2011 11:46
A quick workaround for making Universal Back Button work on 10.6.5 and later.

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My name is Daniel Stødle. I live in Tromsø, Norway, at 69.66° North. By day, I work as a researcher at the Northern Research Institute in Norway; by night, I run my company SCSC. I do most of my development on and for Mac OS X. My research is geared towards interaction with and visualization of geospatial data. Read more on my personal page.


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Recent posts

Jul 28: Running iTunes in a debugger (gdb)
Jul 25: The /Volumes/MobileBackups directory
Jul 20: FolderGlance 3.0.1 supports Lion
Mar 03: Quick tip: Speeding up Xcode compilations
Mar 02: FolderGlance 3.0
Jan 07: Making Universal Back Button work on 10.6.5 and later

Sep 03: Creating pthreads in C++ using pointers to member functions
May 31: Quickly open URLs in Terminal
May 31: Snow Leopard and automatically submitted Crash Reports
May 27: Universal Back Button released for Mac OS X
May 22: The 22 Megapixel Laptop
Feb 09: FolderGlance on MacUpdate Promo

Sep 28: FolderGlance 2.5.3 is out
Sep 21: FolderGlance 2.5.1 adds features and fixes bugs
Sep 16: FolderGlance 2.5 released!
Sep 10: Intriguing: Snow Leopard ships with the iPhone's multi-touch API built-in
Sep 03: FolderGlance and Snow Leopard
Mar 15: Fixing Keynote '08 and '09 to work with the Scripting Bridge
Feb 26: A website in an image
Feb 09: Display wall multi-touch

Feb 19: Spaces.. Spaces.. Spaces.. retires
Feb 08: How-to: Reverse engineering the Dock to fix Spaces
Jan 25: Interacting with wall-sized displays

Dec 20: Interesting Finder bug
Dec 06: Developing applications for the iPod touch (and the iPhone)
Nov 15: Spaces.. Spaces.. Spaces.. and 10.5.1
Nov 15: Thread creation using pthread_create() on Leopard
Nov 13: Spaces.. Spaces.. Spaces..
Nov 07: FolderGlance, Leopard and the More... menu
Nov 06: FolderGlance and Screen Sieve now also on Leopard!
Sep 16: Mysterious window server hangs


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