A peek inside Docker for Mac (Hyperkit, wait xhyve, no bhyve …)

A peek inside Docker for Mac (Hyperkit, wait xhyve, no bhyve …)

Sep. 20, 2016 by

It’s no secret that the code for Docker for Mac ultimately comes from the FreeBSD hypervisor, and the people that have taken the time to modify it to bring it to the Darwin (Mac) platform have done a great job

Further libssh2 wrapper updates

Further libssh2 wrapper updates

Nov. 13, 2012 by

I’ve written a small shell script that takes the archive downloaded from http://www.libssh2.org, extracts it, compiles it, extracts the headers and archive library and then tidies up after itself. The results just need adding to Xcode and you have a working

Update to the sshwrapper

Update to the sshwrapper

Sep. 13, 2012 by

Had quite a few emails recently about using the ssh wrapping class I wrote aaaages ago. I’ve traded a couple of emails back and forth.. and decided that it would be easier for everyone if I just updated these old

Objective-C graphing and plotting with little-plot

Objective-C graphing and plotting with little-plot

Apr. 24, 2012 by

As development has continued on a personal project it became obvious that I would need to implement UI elements that simply weren’t part of the Cocoa UI-kit. Essentially the main goal is presenting the user with a graph interface allowing

Objective-C modal Window using sheets and Panels

Objective-C modal Window using sheets and Panels

Nov. 7, 2011 by

Adding a modal sheet to a window in objective-C isn’t highly complicated however there are a number of issues to watch for that can leave you scratching your head. Most of the examples I’ve found on the internet point to

Cocoa libssh2 wrapper

Cocoa libssh2 wrapper

Oct. 24, 2011 by

I’ve modified a simple wrapper for the libssh2 library that now has the following functionality: Code moved to separate classes to allow reusability Multiple sessions to different servers can be achieved with a few lines of code A Session can

SSH with Cocoa (Xcode and libssh2)

SSH with Cocoa (Xcode and libssh2)

Oct. 23, 2011 by

I fought with this about a year ago, and for some strange reason never managed to get things to compile or link. I chalk this down now to my lack of understanding with Objective-C/linking concepts. However it turns out that

Getting files through a terminal window

Getting files through a terminal window

Oct. 12, 2011 by

This is a technique I had to use numerous times for a previous job where I would need to transfer files from servers that could not be connected to directly. In the majority of companies there will be numerous networks,

Further Xcode – HelloWorld

Further Xcode – HelloWorld

Apr. 14, 2010 by

The inevitable HelloWorld application is a staple in learning a programming language, and provides the learner with the feeling of accomplishment as their first program speaks back to them… or something. Either way, this example will present us with a

Xcode Primer/Tutorial/How-to

Xcode Primer/Tutorial/How-to

Apr. 13, 2010 by

A Google search for Xcode examples and how-to’s etc.. returns a lot of results, however after following a few steps it becomes clear that the older tutorials simply can’t be followed. The newer Xcode (3.2.1 is current) has had it’s