Monthly Archives: March 2011

April 2011 Music

If you want to play along, this months albums are: Tom Waits, Asylum Years KT Tunstall, KT Tunstal’s Acoustic Extravaganza Kaiser Chiefs, Yours Truly, Angry Mob Carolina Chocolate Drops, Heritage

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iOS Static Libraries and Xcode 4

I’m guessing I am just stupid, but creating an environment in Xcode in which I could build and debug an app and a static library together seemed to be less obvious than it should be. So without further ado I’ve … Continue reading

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March 2011 Music Review

So this months albums were: The White Stripes, De Stijl Eliza Carthy, Dreams of Breathing Underwater Tinariwen, Amassakoul Sam Cooke, Portrait of a Legend 1951 – 1964 I don’t intend this to be some absolute valuation of the music, just … Continue reading

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Error loading /Library/ScriptingAdditions/Adobe Unit Types

If you are getting this error running applescripts, it probably means that you are using a 32bit version of the adobe scripting additions. Here is the fix: adobe

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New Group Name in XCode 4

I guess it is what you should expect, but it fooled me for a bit. If you add a new group with a right click in xcode 4, to give it a meaningful name you need to select the new … Continue reading

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Fear

Having fought git and svn to a standstill, I feel the need to comment on yesterdays march in london. Two things: Firstly, an article in the New Statesman which prompted the title of this post. Not the content of the … Continue reading

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Getting Git to Interop with my Svn Repository

So, I should set up a git repository server, or maybe use github, but I have an existing svn server that I know is reliable and backed up… I have to say that the command in “Pragmatic Version Control in … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Git

With the advent of XCode 4, Git has been integrated with the IDE. So, I have been working through “Pragmatic Version Control with Git. Just a note to add something that’s not in the introductory tutorial, but is important, creating … Continue reading

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Logic 9 Software Instrument Configuration

Just a little lack of logic – to access the configuration page for a software instrument in Apple Logic – double click the cyan button on the channel strip. (In Logic 9, the config window does not seem to open … Continue reading

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Radix

Or more accurately R.A.D.I.X. Though if the text explained the title, I missed it. First up, I did kind of enjoy it. That despite the initially unlikable main character. It is very heavy on the emotional internal dialog of the … Continue reading

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