Tales From the Bitface (Posts about 5250)https://devilgate.org/enContents © 2020 <a href=”mailto:martin@devilgate.org”>Martin McCallion</a> Thu, 11 Jun 2020 11:57:47 GMTNikola (getnikola.com)http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMac Wishinghttps://devilgate.org/blog/2017/02/24/mac-wishing/Martin McCallion<p>Those times when you’re typing a document at work on a shonky Windows 7 machine, and <em>longing</em> for your Mac, where you’d have professional text-handling tools, like <a href=”http://marked2app.com”>Marked</a> for previewing Markdown.</p> <p>Not that you can’t preview, as long as you’ve got a decent text editor such as <a href=”http://www.sublimetext.com”>Sublime Text</a> (well, <em>specifically</em> Sublime). But things are just so much easier with Mac tools.</p> <p>And I speak as one who has <em>never</em> had the opportunity to use the Mac professionally. I’ve used Windows machines at works since about 1993, and before that green-screen <a href=”https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/IBM_5250”>5250 terminals</a>.</p> <p>One of these days, though.</p> 5250computersMacmarkedsublime texttechtechnologywindowshttps://devilgate.org/blog/2017/02/24/mac-wishing/Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:37:46 GMT