Eclipse StartOnFirstThread Error (and fix!)

This appears to be an issue with the JVM under Leopard (Mac OS X 10.5), but I started getting the following error within Eclipse when using the ResourceBundleEditor plugin:

StartOnFirstThread Error Message

It also apparently happens with other plugins/apps and is an issue with the AWT kit in the new JVM. After pouring […]

By | January 24th, 2008|Apple, Java|4 Comments

Home Backups

I just setup some bash scripts leveraging rsync and triggered via cron to not only keep my external hard-drives backed up to their relative backups, but also to keep my wife’s laptop (MacBook) backed up to an external drive attached to my desktop (PowerMac).

rsync /Users/emma/ -avz -e ssh 'modoc@andromeda.local:/Volumes/MBP\ Backup/tongari/Users/emma/'
rsync /Applications/ -avz [...]

By | June 21st, 2007|Apple, General|0 Comments