OSXHack Mailing List

The OSXHack mailing list was devoted to tinkering with Mac OS X. The list no longer exists.

This was the old introduction message to the list:

Welcome to the OSX Hack mailing list. Please read and save this message, or at least memorize its contents before burning it.

This list is devoted to discussion of tinkering (“hacking”) on Mac OS X. Topics have included crazy ways of wiring up the Finder and the command line, how to make unix things happen in the Mac world, and More(tm).

We are talking about hacking in the traditional “mucking about with things” sense rather than the modern “breaking into other people’s systems” sense. See: http://www.catb.org/jargon/html/H/hack.html.

Here are some things to keep in mind: