VBoxManage setproperty machinefolder /Volumes/kooldata/VBOx-Machines/
Since I’ve got two hard drives on my MacBook Pro, a smaller System SSD one and a large – and slower – mechanical drive as ‘data storage, I wanted to move all the VM created with Virtualbox on the second drive. I gave on my Terminal.app the command before quoted, successfully achieving my attempt…
Here is a brief guide of how to type smart quotes and accented characters (and dashes) on a Mac.
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Sustainia100 is an annual guide to 100 innovative solutions from around the world that presents readily available projects, initiatives and technologies at the forefront of sustainable transformation.
Our 2013 edition of Sustainia100 was launched June 9th in London. Sustainia received 500+ submissions from 79 countries for this year’s guide. The final 100 solutions are deployed in two thirds of the world’s countries – including Kenya, India, Mexico and South Africa, making the Sustainia100 guide reflect innovation from the traditional western hubs as well as parts of the world that are normally not well covered.
Identifying 100 innovative, sustainable solutions in 10 key sectors, spanning from energy, transportation to fashion, food and education. Sustainia100 gives investors, regional developers, business leaders, politicians, and consumers in-depth insights to the most promising projects and technologies within their field.
Download Sustainia100 here: sustainia.me/solutions
The fine folks at iFixIt have published a post on this Sustania initiave on their blog. Sustainia is an innovation platform in Copenhagen that celebrates today’s top visionaries. These are people who are chipping away at the world’s biggest problems using tangible solutions—all in the pursuit of a sustainable future.
Five hundred applicants, in over 79 countries, sought to be in the running for the 2013 Sustainia Award. Some of this year’s finalists include Liter of Light, TaKaDu, Netural.com, and Tvilight. And iFixit is incredibly humbled and honored to be in the running with them!
Voting is runs from September 19-October 31. The finalist will be decided on and announced by honorary Chair, Arnold Schwarzenegger, as well as the Sustainia committee on November 2, 2013.
A quick note to myself… This is what I do when I need to find which packages are provided by a certain repository. First I update the list of the available packages:
# yum check-update
Then I do a listing of them (bold is mine):
# yum repolist Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, security Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: mirrors.prometeus.net * epel: fr2.rpmfind.net * extras: mirrors.prometeus.net * updates: mirrors.prometeus.net Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Base Finished Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Updates Finished repo id repo name status base CentOS-5 - Base 3,612+29 epel Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux 5 - x86_64 7,241 extras CentOS-5 - Extras 266 updates CentOS-5 - Updates 95 repolist: 11,214
At this point, if I need to find what packages are provided by the EPEL repository and write that list on a file, I’ll simply digit:
# rpm -qa | grep epel > epel-list.txt