MacOS Tweaks For Unix Geeks
Here's a list of a few tweaks that won't interest most average users, but are useful for people accustomed to a more Unix'ish way of viewing the universe.
- Add this to /etc/hostconfig to prevent it from setting the hostname to whatever DHCP reports:
- Add this to /etc/rc.shutdown.local to prevent the startup "BONNNNNNNGG!" sound:
#!/bin/sh /usr/sbin/nvram SystemAudioVolume=""
- Execute this command once to show interesting stuff during startup: