Tag: osx

Scheduling a shell script with launchd

Author: Jared Beck
Keywords: launchd, schedule, script, task, osx, cron

Overview:
  1. touch ~/Library/LaunchAgents/com.example.mytask.plist
  2. write your scheduled task configuration in the plist file
  3. launchctl load...

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64-bit MySQL, 32-bit Ruby

Happy New Year, everyone!

As is far too often the case these days, we ran into a problem while trying to make 32-bit software play nicely with 64-bit software. One of our OS X 10.5 workstations had 64-bit MySQL installed as well as fink's 32-bit...

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