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Toad - Eclipse plugin for Postgres, Oracle, mySQL

In Eclipse, install the Toad Plugin via To connect to Postgres databases hosted on Heroku, you must use SSL without certificates. To do this, select Custom Connection String and add the following to the JDBC URL: ?ssl=true&sslfactory=org.postgresql.ssl.NonValidatingFactory

Upgrading GNU Screen on OSX

See this page  to learn why you want to upgrade GNU screen to have vertical splitting. Install Homebrew Run Terminal brew install automake git clone git:// cd screen/src sudo mkdir -p /opt/etc sudo mv etc/etcscreenrc /opt/etc/screenrc ./ ./configure --prefix=/opt/Cellar/screen/3.6.0  --enable-colors256 --with-sys-screenrc=/opt/etc/screenrc make sudo make install sudo mv screen /usr/bin References: [1]  Installing GNU Screen on OS X in Homebrew