Archive for February, 2011

How to fix a Corrupted Time Machine Backup (Snow Leopard)

Attache to volumte that has sparsebundle for your backup.

Go to that directory. cd  \Volumes\mybackup\

hdiutil attach -nomount -readwrite -noautofsck -noverify nameofmybackup.sparsebundle

/dev/disk1              Apple_partition_scheme /dev/disk1s1            Apple_partition_map /dev/disk1s2            Apple_HFSX

The next step was run fsck_hfs on the main volume.

fsck_hfs -rf /dev/disk1s2

If you get "Resource Busy errrors"  Do this.
ps -ax |grep fsck
4437 ??         0:09.33 /System/Library/Filesystems/hfs.fs/Contents/Resources/../../../../../../sbin/fsck_hfs -y /dev/disk1s2
Kill -9 4437

CSS Calendar picker

This is a really neat javascript popup calendar http://www.rainforestnet.com/datetimepicker-tutorial.htm

Building Safari Extensions using Javascript

If you know a little bit about HTML, CSS, and JavaScript you’re already well equipped to create a Safari extension. Since Apple’s documentation can seem intimidating, here’s a tutorial to walk you through creating your first extension, using any custom CSS or JavaScript code you write.


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