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I suspect not... 554 Views / 4 Replies  
Since the OS needs to be tailored to run on specific hardware and considering that the Umax S900 is both old and non-Apple, I would expect the chances that Apple, or anyone else, has customized the...
Posted by Dalgo, on Apr 11, 2004 at 10:54 PM, in Mac Desktops
You need to tell it if you want it to go in the trash 274 Views / 2 Replies  
In mail, got to preferences, click on Accounts and then on special mailboxes. You will notice that there is a checkbox labeled: "Move deleted messages to trash mailbox." If you do not check that box...
Posted by Dalgo, on Apr 11, 2004 at 10:35 PM, in Mac OS X
Problems with Quicktime... 298 Views / 1 Replies  
I am making a program which programmatically creates frames and puts them into a new quicktime movie. All of the program is written in Cocoa, except for the parts which use Quicktime since Quicktime...
Posted by Dalgo, on Oct 17, 2001 at 09:36 AM, in Developer Center
>I'm trying to set up an NSMatrix of... 391 Views / 3 Replies  
>I'm trying to set up an NSMatrix of NSTextFieldCells that don't respond (darken or become boxed) when clicked

You can make NSTextFields with the editable flag set to NO and the enabled flag set...
Posted by Dalgo, on Oct 17, 2001 at 09:20 AM, in Developer Center
I'd have to guess that you have one of those... 210 Views / 3 Replies  
I'd have to guess that you have one of those smaller style keyboard that came with the original iMacs, older G4's and not Apple's new extended keyboard. I have seen similar things happen on 2 other...
Posted by Dalgo, on Oct 8, 2001 at 05:14 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Stupid double post. [ 10-08-2001: Message... 210 Views / 3 Replies  
Stupid double post.

[ 10-08-2001: Message edited by: Dalgo ]
Posted by Dalgo, on Oct 8, 2001 at 05:14 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
It's a non issue. Switching the endian nature of... 239 Views / 12 Replies  
It's a non issue. Switching the endian nature of the processor would break all current apps for the mac, including the OS. In other words apple is never going to do it unless they switch to a totally...
Posted by Dalgo, on Aug 18, 2001 at 12:47 PM, in Mac OS X
That's not cool. I just threw together a thing... 700 Views / 57 Replies  
That's not cool. I just threw together a thing that uses the CG API's to read from the VRAM. I'd have to assume that moki is right about that since in the images that I ended up capturing, the cursor...
Posted by Dalgo, on Aug 17, 2001 at 11:49 AM, in Mac OS X
That's not cool. I just threw together a thing... 700 Views / 57 Replies  
That's not cool. I just threw together a thing that uses the CG API's to read from the VRAM. I'd have to assume that moki is right about that since in the images that I ended up capturing, the cursor...
Posted by Dalgo, on Aug 17, 2001 at 11:39 AM, in Mac OS X
Yea, I took a look at that site. It really looks... 361 Views / 36 Replies  
Yea, I took a look at that site. It really looks like Apple wants to comply with those regulations so as to sell more to the government. Here's a quote:

"Computer and machine controls should...
Posted by Dalgo, on Aug 17, 2001 at 08:30 AM, in Mac OS X
Oh sure. Take a picture, then switch out of the... 700 Views / 57 Replies  
Oh sure. Take a picture, then switch out of the DVD player and take a look at your pretty picture. See, it worked. Now quit the DVD player. Hey, where did my picture go? :eek:

Actually, I have an...
Posted by Dalgo, on Aug 16, 2001 at 07:40 PM, in Mac OS X
I don't think that Apple can make it such that... 700 Views / 57 Replies  
I don't think that Apple can make it such that you can't run an assembly level debugger under OS X while the DVD player is running. I mean, even if they messed with the kernel, the kernel is open...
Posted by Dalgo, on Aug 16, 2001 at 10:30 AM, in Mac OS X
I like having the clock and the volume in the... 310 Views / 18 Replies  
I like having the clock and the volume in the menubar. I hide the dock because it's just too huge and I being able to just look up at the upper right hand corner of my screen as opposed to moving my...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 29, 2001 at 03:57 PM, in Mac OS X
2-4 CD's? I hope that Apple releases a 1DVD... 413 Views / 8 Replies  
2-4 CD's? I hope that Apple releases a 1DVD version also. They should offer a discount for it. I mean, almost nothing other than movies comes on DVD's. It would be a good use for all those DVD drives...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 26, 2001 at 07:20 PM, in Mac OS X
This is reminds me a lot of the Newton. when the... 1,365 Views / 158 Replies  
This is reminds me a lot of the Newton. when the Newton first came out it's handwriting recognition sucked. I remember comedians on TV making fun of it. Then, they fixed the Newton's handwriting...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 20, 2001 at 05:01 PM, in Mac OS X
mudmonkey, I feel your pain. I bought at $24. It... 466 Views / 39 Replies  
mudmonkey, I feel your pain. I bought at $24. It is now down to $20.79. I don't know whether I should sell or hold onto it with a glimmer of hope that maybe Apple will do something to surprise us in...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 18, 2001 at 08:32 PM, in Mac OS X
I'm not quite as cynical. You see, at MWNY last... 963 Views / 109 Replies  
I'm not quite as cynical. You see, at MWNY last year, I watched those guys demo the computers running Mac OS X. remember, this was before the public beta. I remember that the guy there clicked on the...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 18, 2001 at 08:19 PM, in Mac OS X
Okay, the unicode hex input keyboard set seems to... 344 Views / 4 Replies  
Okay, the unicode hex input keyboard set seems to work well. The only complaint that I have is that it automatically switches back to U.S. when I switch to any program that doesn't seem to support...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 16, 2001 at 10:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Okay, the unicode hex input keyboard set seems to... 344 Views / 4 Replies  
Okay, the unicode hex input keyboard set seems to work well. The only complaint that I have is that it automatically switches back to U.S. when I switch to any program that doesn't seem to support...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 16, 2001 at 10:00 PM, in Mac OS X
Okay, first, don't install stuff as root unless... 342 Views / 2 Replies  
Okay, first, don't install stuff as root unless you have to.

Now, in order to fix the problem, log in as root, get info on the files folders that other need access to and give the everybody group...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 15, 2001 at 05:19 PM, in Mac OS X
Typing unicode 344 Views / 4 Replies  
Okay, so Mac OS X supports all of the unicode characters. Now, how can I type them in any old text editor. For example, a quick trip to www.unicode.org (http://www.unicode.org) tells me that the...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 15, 2001 at 05:08 PM, in Mac OS X
CGContextSetShouldAntialias([[NSGraphicsContext... 335 Views / 3 Replies  
CGContextSetShouldAntialias([[NSGraphicsContext currentContext] graphicsPort], NO);

That will get rid of anti-aliasing. If you really want to keep antialiasing, then here's a way that you could do...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jul 4, 2001 at 09:16 AM, in Developer Center
Well, I'm not a pro on how the IDE works but I do... 500 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, I'm not a pro on how the IDE works but I do have an idea. You see, the valloc function is not prototyped anywhere but I can use it if I include the correct framework. Since you can include the...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 30, 2001 at 08:42 AM, in Developer Center
Well, it's #include <IOKit/IOKitLib.h> not... 500 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, it's #include <IOKit/IOKitLib.h> not #include <IOKit/IOKitLib>. You forgot the .h

Have you remembered to make the IOKit framework part of your project in Project Builder? There's an Add...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 29, 2001 at 09:06 AM, in Developer Center
Well, Java runs in it's own virtual machine so... 341 Views / 1 Replies  
Well, Java runs in it's own virtual machine so perhaps the number of blocks and block size is a function of the state of the JVM at some time. BTW, block size should almost always return 4096k since...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 26, 2001 at 09:02 AM, in Developer Center
Oh, okay. I thought that those were unimplemented... 828 Views / 5 Replies  
Oh, okay. I thought that those were unimplemented but I guess that i was wrong. Thanks.
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 25, 2001 at 09:13 AM, in Developer Center
I think that in extras.rsrc all of the resources... 611 Views / 2 Replies  
I think that in extras.rsrc all of the resources are in the data fork and not the resource fork so that's probably where your confusion lies. You can just read the data fork into an NSData object. On...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 25, 2001 at 09:08 AM, in Developer Center
Try downloading the source to some open source... 340 Views / 5 Replies  
Try downloading the source to some open source Cocoa App and see what you are doing differently.
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 23, 2001 at 05:04 PM, in Developer Center
You don't need to use NSTask to run 3rd party... 364 Views / 4 Replies  
You don't need to use NSTask to run 3rd party apps to kill stuff. Use the kill function. I think that it is in the kernel framework. It is like:

int kill(pid_t pid, int sig);

sig is the signal...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 23, 2001 at 09:43 AM, in Developer Center
NSMutableArray and hashing??? 828 Views / 5 Replies  
I have an NSMutable array and I want to remove objects that are both in that and in another array. I understand the isEqual method and I understand the compare methods that i need to make for...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 23, 2001 at 09:30 AM, in Developer Center
AppKit and Thread Safety 504 Views / 1 Replies  
I am not sure if this is a safe thing to do or not. (Pesky lack of documentation) I want to have 2 threads that work on 1 NSMutableArray. I am going to use the array like a queue. One thread reads...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 21, 2001 at 08:48 PM, in Developer Center
You need privileges in order to change the... 323 Views / 13 Replies  
You need privileges in order to change the startup disk. Anyway, what you want is probably:

OSErr HGetVol (
StringPtr volName,
SInt16 *vRefNum,
SInt32 *dirID
);

To find out...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 21, 2001 at 10:00 AM, in Developer Center
Okay, so some object associated with your last... 283 Views / 4 Replies  
Okay, so some object associated with your last window can see your second to last window but not your first window and you want all of the windows to receive a common message. That's what...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 19, 2001 at 09:18 AM, in Developer Center
Well, you were right about the structure syntax... 367 Views / 10 Replies  
Well, you were right about the structure syntax with regards to FSGetCatalogInfo. I was passing a pointer to a pointer to a structure when I only wanted to pass a pointer to a structure. That seems...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 18, 2001 at 11:14 AM, in Developer Center
Usually it says what methods to override to do... 330 Views / 2 Replies  
Usually it says what methods to override to do what you want. For example: If you want a SliderCell to draw a totally different track, then you can subclass NSSliderCell and override the -...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 17, 2001 at 08:39 PM, in Developer Center
Okay, I found out what the problem with... 367 Views / 10 Replies  
Okay, I found out what the problem with FSResolveAliasFile was: the last parameter was not optional, so passing NULL was bad.

Actually, I wanted to pass the address of the pointer. It won't...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 17, 2001 at 07:44 PM, in Developer Center
Data is a pointer to a strcuture of other... 367 Views / 10 Replies  
Data is a pointer to a strcuture of other structures. I needed to pass the address of one of the pointers to the structure that make up data. I'm not sure if I did that correctly, but data itself is...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 17, 2001 at 03:11 PM, in Developer Center
Okay, I guess that I just won't bother messing... 367 Views / 10 Replies  
Okay, I guess that I just won't bother messing with extra forks. As of now, I don't know of anything that uses anything but the resource and data forks so I guess that it doesn't really matter.
...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 17, 2001 at 10:55 AM, in Developer Center
I haven't read the book but I have been able to... 340 Views / 5 Replies  
I haven't read the book but I have been able to successfully add icons to my projects. Here are some thought of what could be giving you trouble:

First, did you remember to add the icon to your...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 17, 2001 at 09:16 AM, in Developer Center
9k does seem to be a lot for just a hello world... 274 Views / 6 Replies  
9k does seem to be a lot for just a hello world type app. So I decided to check out what was making the bloat. I compiled:

#include <stdio.h>

int main()
{
printf("Hello World!");
return...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 16, 2001 at 09:11 AM, in Developer Center
Carbon/HFS+ file access 367 Views / 10 Replies  
I want to use Carbon for my file I/O because it looks like it's API's give me much more control over what I can do to the files, however there are some things about HFS+ that I don't understand. For...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 15, 2001 at 09:16 PM, in Developer Center
Well, Mac OS X does support UNIX sockets, I mean... 271 Views / 3 Replies  
Well, Mac OS X does support UNIX sockets, I mean Mac OS X is a flavor of BSD so of course it supports sockets. I think that it would probably be easier to make a nice little ping-flood trojan for Mac...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 15, 2001 at 01:41 PM, in Developer Center
If you want to use an interpreted language then... 413 Views / 14 Replies  
If you want to use an interpreted language then I'd say that perl is probably the way to go. It looks pretty cryptic but it is also pretty powerful in terms of text processing.
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 13, 2001 at 10:20 AM, in Developer Center
I can't offer you a solution to your problem, but... 771 Views / 5 Replies  
I can't offer you a solution to your problem, but it sounds like what you are doing shouldn't be effecting other programs. You should submit a bug report to Apple on this....
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 7, 2001 at 10:23 AM, in Developer Center
I don't think that the macs that come with OS X... 298 Views / 3 Replies  
I don't think that the macs that come with OS X preinstalled come with a developer tools CD. You will probably need to download the tools from Apple's developer web site.
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 7, 2001 at 10:15 AM, in Developer Center
First, as opposed to messing with makefiles and... 261 Views / 2 Replies  
First, as opposed to messing with makefiles and the like, I'd recommend that you just use Project Builder and not cc, ld, etc directly. It makes it much simpler.

Anyway, static linking is probably...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 5, 2001 at 10:11 AM, in Developer Center
Detecting processors 273 Views / 1 Replies  
I want to detect the number of processors in the computer. I know that I can use MPProcessors(), but does anyone know of any way in which I can detect the number of processors WITHOUT loading the...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 5, 2001 at 09:58 AM, in Developer Center
I think that the best place for you to start... 267 Views / 3 Replies  
I think that the best place for you to start would be if you took a look at Apple's Currency Converter tutorial. It shows how to use Interface Builder and Project Builder together. You can't build...
Posted by Dalgo, on Jun 5, 2001 at 09:53 AM, in Developer Center
You mean you want Big Brother to watch over your... 242 Views / 9 Replies  
You mean you want Big Brother to watch over your macs? Hmmm... ever see the 1984 Apple ad? I don't think that Apple would put such nice 'hooks' into their OS.
Posted by Dalgo, on May 31, 2001 at 04:45 PM, in Developer Center
Yea, the same thing happens to me. I often open... 208 Views / 3 Replies  
Yea, the same thing happens to me. I often open and close lots of programs and sometimes after doing something nothing else will open --- EVER. This means that i need to restart. I have no idea what...
Posted by Dalgo, on May 27, 2001 at 07:10 PM, in Mac OS X
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