Category Archives: Uncategorized

Creating a macOS High Sierra installation ISO

Over the years I have created/extracted installation ISOs from the downloadable upgrades that Apple uses. Each time something changes slightly. I searched on the web and found lots of broken instructions from the Beta period. Finally I found one that “worked” at MacRumors.  But it doesn’t work. So I stepped through it line by line,… Read More »

Switching ssh to run on an alternate port on macOS Hight Sierra

In order to get the ssh daemon to run on an alternate port, I decided to launch an second ssh daemon (let’s call it “ssh-2”) instead of messing with the main one. This has the benefit of being more resistant to any issues with macOS software updates. It also means you won’t screw up your… Read More »

Feinstein’s SOPA/PIPA Form Letter to a constituent

I wrote my representatives, online via their web interfaces, regarding my opposition to SOPA. Feinstein’s camp responded with a form letter. I thought I’d share it here for your perusal. This is the HTML code taken straight out of the HTML portion of the email, unadulterated. Promises Promises. She’s promising to fight for changes in… Read More »