Merikan Blog

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Mavericks and slow Finder

Last weekend I upgraded my MBP to Mavericks. I have been waiting with the upgrade because I didn’t want to have problem with my computer so I figured I’ll wait for some bugfixes before upgrading. So last weekend I decided to take the jump and upgrade. The first thing I discovered was that HyperSwitch was not working as it should and I still have not found a solution to the problem.

“Eclipse” is damaged and can’t be opened

Yesterday I downloaded the latest Eclipse named Kepler to my Mac. I unzipped the package as usual and tried to launch it by clicking on the Eclipse file. I received the following error message: After a quick search on the internet I found the solution in a bug report at Eclipse Bugs . It is the OS X GateKeeper that thinks that the file is corrupt and should be moved to trash.

No sound in OS X when playing YouTube videos in Chrome

It have happened a couple of times that I suddenly don’t have any sound from my speakers when watching YouTube videos in Chrome. I don’t know how and when this happens but it is easy to fix. Just open a terminal and run “sudo killall coreaudiod”. I probably should investigate why this happens but I will do that on a rainy day. $ sudo killall coreaudiod That’s it.