Calling Sublime from Terminal

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I work a lot from the command-line. From SSH sessions to automation scripts. My finger memory is always wanting to "$ vim <filename>" when I need to edit a text file. There is certainly nothing wrong with VIM, but, Sublime Text Editor has far more useful keyboard shortcuts (including their famous multi-cursors). So, I needed a way to call up the editor for a file from a command line on my Mac.  It's pretty easy using the "alias" and "open" commands.  To open an application from the command-line, you would use: NOTE:  See a simpler, alternative way at end of post $ open -a Sublime\...
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Using Python for Juniper on a Mac

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Juniper Networks has developed a python library to manage their devices.  The library is called "junos-eznc" hosted at GitHub.  This library is meant to be able to handle commands programmatically that you would usually do at a CLI.  In order to use it, you will need to also install "ncclient" which implements NETCONF in python.  The easiest way to install is to use PIP. MacPro:~ aaronpaxson$  sudo pip install ncclient MacPro:~ aaronpaxson$  sudo pip install junos-eznc If you receive an error regarding "error: 'cc' failed with exit status 1", this is because you don't have the C compiler in...
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Can’t open Parallels after Mountain Lion update

I just upgraded my Mac to Mountain Lion.  So far, I like it.  Especially the integration of Twitter into the OS, and the enhancements to iChat (now called Messages).  However, there was one thing that bothered me, when I tried to open Parallels. First off, my Parallels dock icon showed it cannot be opened:  You may also get the error message "You can't use this version of the application Parallels Desktop.app with this version of OS X."   According to Parallels website, you need to re-install using the latest build of the app.  
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