How to Install Canon ip4000R Wireless Printer Driver on OS X 10.9

We have a wireless Canon PIXMA ip4000R printer that has served us well. However, a new computer with OS X 10.9 Mavericks did not recognize it, and Canon did not have a driver for it.

I ended up moving the following components from an existing computer on which the printer was already working:

/Library/Printers/Canon
/Library/Printers/PPDs/Contents/Resources/Canon*
/Library/CFMSupport
/System/Library/Extensions/BJUSBLoad.kext

I fixed the permissions:

Apache, MySQL, PHP on OS X 10.9 Mavericks with MacPorts

I shared my LAMP/MAMP build script on Github.

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Monitoring Drupal with Sensu

I gave a presentation called Monitoring Drupal with Sensu at DrupalCorn 2013.

Annotated slideset is up at the link above.

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Installing sensu-admin on RHEL6

Sensu-Admin is a nice GUI for the Sensu monitoring framework. However, installing it on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ends in pain, since RHEL6 comes with an older version of ruby (1.8).

You might be creative and get most of the required gems installed but ultimately there will be gems that simply require ruby 1.9:

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