“AFP_VFS afpfs_DoReconnect: connect on failed” causing Finder crash

The Problem “AFP_VFS afpfs_DoReconnect: connect on failed”: I’ve been plagued by this error for some weeks, which relates to waking my Macbook Air from sleep after being connected to my synology NAS at work. The console is replete with hundreds of these messages as it tries to re-connect to the server that is no longer […]

Psst… Want to Know Some Secrets?

My friend the irresistible @tsmarsh just reminded me of the wonders of custom preference panes for OS X, with this delectable tweet: @tsmarsh Sweet! http://tinyurl.com/568fkc Now I can break my mac with the same impunity as the freetards. I’ve been using Secrets, the preference pane he’s referring to, since March 2008 after I first stumbled […]