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Backup files with rclone

Backup files to google drive using rclone. Before we get right to this, let us break down the keywords first.


In information technology, a backup, or data backup is a copy of computer data taken and stored elsewhere. That way, it may be used to restore the original after a data loss event. The verb form referring to the process is known as “back up”. Whereas the noun and adjective form for the same process is “backup”.

Backups can be used to recover lost data as a result of data deletion, corruption, and also to recover data from an earlier…

macOS Big Sur

macOS Big Sur is the latest and greatest operating system from Apple. The biggest design change to the macOS in a decade. In fact, the biggest design change since the introduction of macOS 10 [ Mac OS X — Cheetah] released on March 24, 2001. Well if you do not believe that statement from apple, here is a side-by-side comparison for you.

For the 17th major release of the macOS, apple went big on the aesthetics, complemented by some under the hood changes.

Big fan of the iOS interfaces? then you are in for a treat. Here is a list…

macOS Big Sur

It is that time of the year again for all apple enthusiast and the developers using MacBooks to make the jump to the latest operating system from Apple. macOS Big Sur (version 11) is the biggest design update to the desktop operating system since OS X debuted back in 2001 says Apple. Is the update worth it? most definitely but do not take my word for it, read more about the major changes from (Big Sur).

gyp: No Xcode or CLT version detected!

Noticed the consistent “gyp: No Xcode or CLT version detected!” in your terminal yet? After several updates and still having to fix these…

gyp: No Xcode or CLT version

Did you recently update your macOS Catalina to version 10.15.2? If you did, then you probably in the same boat too. What I immediately noticed from my terminal is this new shiny error about gyp: No Xcode or CLT version detected any time I ran either yarn install or npm install

gyp: No Xcode or CLT version detected!
gyp ERR! configure error

Well if you are wondering if that was my entire error? It is not even close. The line goes on and on. The funny thing is I am so sure I have command line tools installed. …

macOS Catalina

Before we get right to how to install command line tools on macOS, let us look at what macOS Catalina is all about. Apple just made available a major release of its macOS codenamed macOS Catalina (version 10.15). macOS Catalina is the sixteenth release of Apple’s desktop operating system for Macintosh computers. So with the release of macOS Catalina, we say goodbye to macOS Mojave (version 10.14).

macOS Catalina is the first of its kind to support only 64-bit applications and activation lock. Read more about all the new feature of macOS Catalina from

Command-line tools on macOS Catalina…

Approachable, versatile and performant are the words used to describe Vue.js on their website. Vue (pronounced /vjuː/, like view) is a progressive framework for building user interfaces. Unlike other monolithic frameworks, Vue is designed from the ground up to be incrementally adoptable.

The core library is focused on the view layer only and is easy to pick up and integrate with other libraries or existing projects. On the other hand, Vue is also perfectly capable of powering sophisticated Single-Page Applications when used in combination with modern tooling and supporting libraries.

Vue is widely used with Laravel framework, By default, fresh…

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