Font Awesome is displayed as a question mark on Macbook Pro. Any ideas on how to fix this (see pics)??

It's really weird, but for some reason when I try to install FA as a font on my system, it displays all the icons as...

Can I just kill mongod to stop mongo??

I am very new at Mongo. I am running mongod as described here in Mac OS X. I am running two mongod processes from th...

GIF stops animating while gaming mouse is moving?

While I move my gaming mouse inside a javax.swing.JFrame, all animated GIFs (javax.swing.ImageIcon inside a javax.sw...

choosing between /dev/tty.usbserial vs /dev/cu.usbserial?

A PL2303 serial-over-USB device is configured to receive-only data. There is an explanation of tty vs cu here: Mac...

SDKROOT path for latest SDK?

I am using Xcode to build an old code and specify SDKROOT=/Developer/SDKs/MacOSX"${HOST_VERSION}".sdk/ I want to sp...

psql: FATAL: role “postgres” does not exist?

I'm a postgres novice. I installed the postgres.app for mac. I was playing around with the psql commands and I acc...

psql: FATAL: role “postgres” does not exist?

I'm a postgres novice. I installed the postgres.app for mac. I was playing around with the psql commands and I acc...

OS X - Deciding between anaconda and homebrew Python environments?

I use Python extensively on my Mac OS X, for both numerical applications and web development (roughly equally). I ch...

Rounding numbers in Objective-C?

I'm trying to do some number rounding and conversion to a string to enhance the output in an Objective-C program. ...

'sudo gem install' or 'gem install' and gem locations?

Running 'sudo gem list --local' and 'gem list --local' give me differing results. My gem path is set to my home fold...

Is it possible to completely remove GCC from my mac? If so, how do I do that??

I recently completely messed up GCC after attempting to get it to work with openMP. Right now GCC can't even compile...

Why can I connect to http://127.0.0.1:8000/ but not to http://192.168.1.6/?

I'm running OS X Mountain Lion on a machine with local IP address 192.168.1.6 (as reported by both the Network utili...

Array formula on Excel for Mac?

I need to call LINEST in Excel 2011 for Mac, I would say - this was a detective story. My laziness, my curiosity, al...

OS X PDF: Get Font Information?

Is there a simple way to get font information for a PDF file on Mac OSX? I should have thought that the Preview App ...

How to use a Windows DLL with Java in Mac OS X??

I have seen some Java projects using taucs.dll, TAUCS—a C library of sparse linear solvers, through JNI in Windows...