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From Olivier Lamy <ol...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Setup & development software for Macs?
Date Thu, 27 Jun 2013 09:19:00 GMT
Try http://brew.sh

Yes brew vs mac port is probably like vi vs emacs :-)


2013/6/27 Mark Struberg <struberg@yahoo.de>:
> probably the most important for me is mac ports. It's basically a BSD package manager
with OSX packages. You can install all the *NIX stuff easily.
>
> There is also a graphical UI called Porticus.
>
> LieGrue,
> strub
>
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: Roger and Beth Whitcomb <RogerandBeth@rbwhitcomb.com>
>> To: dev@community.apache.org
>> Cc:
>> Sent: Thursday, 27 June 2013, 6:21
>> Subject: Re: Setup & development software for Macs?
>>
>> As far as basic text editors, TextWrangler is probably the best:
>> http://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/ (and it's free). Also
>> available via the App Store.  Although the XCode editor is very nice as
>> well.  And I've used UltraEdit on a PC, and they now have a Mac version
>> (cost is minimal) (http://www.ultraedit.com/products/mac-text-editor.html).
>>
>> ~Roger Whitcomb
>>
>> On 6/26/13 8:47 PM, Ted Dunning wrote:
>>>  I tested disk I/O before and after enabling FileVault and couldn't
>> really
>>>  tell the difference.  I also turned it on after I had quite a bit of stuff
>>>  on the disk and it didn't take all that long to convert (considerably
>> less
>>>  than all night).
>>>
>>>  Leave the firewall on.  It is very easy to poke and then repair holes when
>>>  you need them.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 6:31 PM, Luciano Resende
>> <luckbr1975@gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>>  On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 6:20 PM, Shane Curcuru
>> <asf@shanecurcuru.org>
>>>>  wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>  I just switched to a Mac for much of my stuff, and am wondering how
>> other
>>>>>  committers organize their Macs and what kind of software they use.
>>>>>
>>>>>  In particular, what's the best GUI-ish SVN clients?
>>>>>
>>>>>  Your favorite basic text editors?  I don't need a big IDE, just
>> simple
>>>>>  markdown/python/ruby, and occasional web page editing.
>>>>>
>>>>>  Also, a silly question, I know, but if I have my work on SSD, is
>> there
>>>>  any
>>>>>  reason that I should *not* configure FileVault?  It seems like a no
>>>>  brainer
>>>>>  for any laptop.  Similarly, any reason to turn off the built-in
>> Firewall?
>>>>>
>>>>>  Related, what are decent options for parental control software for
>> macs &
>>>>>  iPads?  It's obvious that we will need some way to restrict and
>> monitor
>>>>>  what our daughter does on the computer...
>>>>>
>>>>>  Thanks in advance!
>>>>>
>>>>>  - Shane
>>>>>
>>>>  Take a look at this, seems like some good pointers :
>>>>  http://www.josebrowne.com/from-windows-to-mac-dev.html
>>>>
>>>>  Also, install Xcode command line tools, that should give you most of
>> what
>>>>  you need (e.g. svn, git, and some other stuff required for basic dev)
>>>>
>>>>  As for FileVault, I use that with no issues (and you know, it's
>> kind
>>>>  required by our employers... in case you ever use your mac for
>> work)....
>>>>  but if you choose to do it, do it now, while you don't have much
>> content on
>>>>  the SSD. Firewall is always ON as well.
>>>>
>>>>  --
>>>>  Luciano Resende
>>>>  http://people.apache.org/~lresende
>>>>  http://twitter.com/lresende1975
>>>>  http://lresende.blogspot.com/
>>>>
>>



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