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Favourite OS X applications 2009

Tagged with: — ondrej at 1:36 am on Sunday, October 18, 2009

Recently I updated to the Snow Leopard, but I decided for a clean install (of course, again the last one).
I saved a list of all installed applications
ls -1 /Applications/ > my_apps.txt
in order not to forget what I used last week :) ..and here are the favourite ones:
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Photos from Austria and Czech Republic

Tagged with: — ondrej at 2:13 am on Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Pictures from Rosenburg (Austria), České Budějovice, Český Krumlov a Karlštejn (Czech Republic) in June 2009.

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Photos from New Zealand

Tagged with: — ondrej at 10:34 pm on Wednesday, July 1, 2009

A few pictures from a trip to New Zealand in January 2009.

The South Island
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and the North Island
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Slovak Ruby and RoR fans will meet in Bratislava on April 25

Tagged with: — ondrej at 8:24 am on Thursday, April 23, 2009

Slovak Ruby and Ruby on Rails fans will meet in Bratislava on April 25, 2009. For more details see the Slovak Ruby on Rails site or directly the post about the meeting [all in Slovak].

Domain Specific Languages in Ruby

Tagged with: — ondrej at 10:09 pm on Sunday, March 22, 2009

It is probably every developer’s dream to create a programming language. It is a complex and difficult task, so it will remain just an unfulfilled dream for many.
But there is a chance to create something simpler - a domain specific language (DSL). A language, that covers a specific (and limited) domain.
Ruby helps here a lot - to create a DSL is really simple and easy.
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Undelete iPod Mini Files

Tagged with: — ondrej at 8:26 am on Tuesday, March 17, 2009

A friend of mine asked me to help him to undelete music files from his iPod mini.
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My Favourite Firefox and Thunderbird Add-ons

Tagged with: — ondrej at 1:53 am on Monday, March 9, 2009

I wrote down my favourite Firefox and Thunderbird add-ons (or plug-ins). Some friends of mine asked me several times.. here is it..
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Accessing Mac OS X harddrive from Ubuntu in VirtualBox via shared folders

Tagged with: — ondrej at 12:25 am on Sunday, March 8, 2009

I installed Ubuntu in a VirtualBox machine on OS X (pretty easy and straightforward), but to access a Mac harddrive from Ubuntu was slightly more complicated.
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