Using DiffMerge as your Git visual merge and diff tool

Posted by on Aug 17, 2011 in code, Git, Mac OS X, Software Development | 38 Comments

Our favorite (and free) visual diff and merge tool for OS X (as well as Linux and Windows) is DiffMerge. It makes resolving nasty Git branch conflicts a snap (relatively speaking). Here’s how to install it and configure it with Git on OS X: Download the DiffMerge OS X installer. Be sure to download the […]

Clearing Quicksilver’s clipboard to free up RAM

Posted by on Oct 18, 2010 in code | No Comments

I’ve been using Quicksilver for so long it’s second-nature, and I hate being on a computer without it. One thing I use regularly is the clipboard history. The downside to this is that occasionally I copy something big into your clipboard, like a chunk of formatted text in Word or a range of cells in […]