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Speed Cheat Sheet for Mac set up

2008-07-08 09:23:14

Turn off leopard dock. Change background to solid color. Turn off Genie effect. Increase keyboard repeat speed to max.

Install developer tools (xcode), firefox, macports, mysql.

Macport installs: lynx, openvpn2, wget.

Firefox: install web developer, firebug, tamper data, foxmarks. Turn off auto update check for plugins, browser, search engines.

.mac: sync contacts, safari bookmarks, idisk.

home directory: copy .ssh, emacs files, cshrc and environments, bin directory.

Download Sprint Novatel U727 drivers.

Install IPSecuritas, configure ipsec for home, work.