Tools that can inspect HTTP traffic coming from IE8, IE9, IE10 etc.Browser plugins
I wanted to disable ACRA in an Android application while it was being unit tested by the
android.test framework, so that crashes in worker threads would get detected by the test runner as failures, instead of getting reported to ACRA.
To open the list of offline maps in Google Maps for Android while a network connection is enabled, tap on "Maps" in the title bar and pick "My Places" from the list that drops down.
This can be useful for resuming failed downloads or re-downloading offline maps if they have mysteriously been deleted.
To convert a .vmdk virtual disk file into .vdi:
VBoxManage clonehd filename.vmdk filename.vdi -format VDI
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
To kill the dock in Mac OS X, in a Terminal, type:
The dock will shut down and re-start automatically. If do not want the dock to run at all—for example if you want to free up memory or free up pixels from the screen—remove the
/System/Library/CoreServices/Dock.app directory with:
sudo mv Dock.app Dock.app.orig
It's possible for an old subversion commit to be changed after it has already been committed. One example is someone editing a commit log message for an old revision with
svn propedit -r <revision> --revprop svn:log <URL>
Upgrading from Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" to Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" installs Ubuntu's Unity, which changes the configuration of the window switcher that is usually bound to Alt-Tab. Instead of switching between all windows, it now switches between applications.
These are instructions on how to revert the behavior back:
jpegtran in the Ubuntu 10.10 Linux distribution, you can run the following command in a terminal window/shell
sudo apt-get install libjpeg-progs
jpegtran allows lossless rotation of JPEG images. For example, you can losslessly rotate an image 90° counterclockwise by running:
jpegtran -rotate 270 input.jpg > output.jpg
Or you can losslessly rotate an image 90° clockwise by running:
jpegtran -rotate 90 input.jpg > output.jpg