Geeklets In OS X Yosemite’s Notification Center (Using Today Scripts)

I have been a long time fan of GeekTool, and more recently Übersicht.  Now there is something I think is even better: Today Scripts, which puts your shell commands into Notification Center in Yosemite!

Today Scripts lets you run your Terminal commands and print the output in Notification Center for a more “native” look then you would get with GeekTool or Übersicht. Continue reading “Geeklets In OS X Yosemite’s Notification Center (Using Today Scripts)”

The JSS System Admin’s Desktop [GeekTool]

If you work with the Casper Suite or are a System Administrator, you will probably enjoy this GeekTool setup.  It provides a ton of the regular information you access but instead of clicking around to find it, it is all there when you log in.  I set it to deploy to all my machines on the local admin account so when I log in to troubleshoot a device, I have all the information right at my fingertips. Continue reading “The JSS System Admin’s Desktop [GeekTool]”

OAuth 2.0 Google Analytics on Your Desktop Using GeekTool Using Bash and cURL

Generate an OAuth 2.0 token and then use GeekTool to view your Google Analytics stats on your desktop! Continue reading “OAuth 2.0 Google Analytics on Your Desktop Using GeekTool Using Bash and cURL”

Single-user Mode on OS X: Intrusion Detection System: An EFI Password Alternative

 

My Single-user Mode Intrusion Detection system works in two parts:

  1. a local script is deployed to all client machines
  2. a script runs via GeekTool every two seconds

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