I, like so many of my fellow Macintosh users want to keep my OS X installation well maintained. So i sat down and read a few man pages describing those nifty cli utilities that are included in OS X. Since OS X is a UNIX style operating system I decided to create a small shell script to perform the following maintenance tasks for me .
Repair Filesystem Permissions
Run Periodic (cron) jobs
Verify Preference Files
Displa Cache size
If you find the script interesting and want to use it on your mac you need to perform a few simple steps: Continue reading “A simple Mac OS X maintenance shell script”