A good dose of Wine: Running Notepad++ and many other Windows only applications on the Mac and linux

My brother, a recent Mac convert told me how much he missed the Notepad++ on the Mac. We looked it up in the Wine compatibility list and found that it is fairly simple and stable to run it under wine. So, for those who miss having Notepad++ (or any one of those windows only applications in … Continue reading A good dose of Wine: Running Notepad++ and many other Windows only applications on the Mac and linux

Net Safety : 4. Protect Thy Computer

Previous Chapter There is no real excuse for not using freely available protection mechanisms out there. Sure, it may prevent you from going to the places that you are probably better of not going anyway but it would also save you a lot of trouble trying to recover from a bad state. While a lot … Continue reading Net Safety : 4. Protect Thy Computer