Srini's Point of View

My thoughts on technology, food and other fancies…

How to install MongoDB on a Mac

I am starting to teach myself the MEAN stack. The MEAN stack makes use of MongoDB, Express.js, Angular.js and Node.js. The best part about this stack is that all parts of the stack can be written in Javascript. Read this wikipedia article to know more.

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How to make a bootable install of Mavericks on USB Flash Drive

Your USB drive should be called Untitled and formatted as Mac OS Extended (Journaled). The installer should be called Install OS X Mavericks.app and should be in your Applications folder.

Run the following command to prepare your USB to be a bootable installer, Don’t worry.. it takes 20-25 ...

Shell script to download Vimeo Videos

I know you can easily download vimeo videos, but I wanted to download all of Derek Wyatt’s excellent vim tutorials for offline viewing in one shot. Ideally downloading all videos directly from the rss feed would be the best option. I could not find any application which did that ...

Installing Snow Leopard in VMWare on Mountain Lion

I am learning how to build GUI applications in Python using PyQt/PySide. I still have ways to go before I can start building some real applications. My end goal is to be able to learn how to build a mac application and then package it as a disk image ...