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Actually thats not quite accurate. 802.11b and... 508 Views / 3 Replies  
Actually thats not quite accurate. 802.11b and 802.11g use DSSS (Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum) to transmit/receive. What this means is every Layer 2 frame is broken up into "chips" and sent over...
Posted by siegzdad, on Jan 2, 2004 at 08:36 AM, in Networking
Thanks, glad it will help. The thing to remember... 489 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks, glad it will help. The thing to remember with wireless is that it is VERY convienient, but VERY insecure. There is no such thing as a totaly secured wireless network, even with advanced...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 31, 2003 at 12:44 PM, in Networking
If you are going to use Nmap or Nessus on a... 649 Views / 11 Replies  
If you are going to use Nmap or Nessus on a corporate network, be sure to have permission to run it. Most IT directors don't look kindly to those programs being run without permission.
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 31, 2003 at 08:45 AM, in Networking
There are some security precaution I would... 489 Views / 3 Replies  
There are some security precaution I would recommend for you (if available on your particular router):

1) Change the default IP scheme from 192.168.0.0/24 or 192.169.1.0/24 to a different RFC1918...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 31, 2003 at 08:42 AM, in Networking
Another way is to add the TCP/IP Print Server... 372 Views / 3 Replies  
Another way is to add the TCP/IP Print Server service to the Windows XP machine. Go to services and start the service and change the type to Automatic. Finally, add the printer on the Mac as a...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 30, 2003 at 08:41 AM, in Networking
From your DSL or Cable modem connect to a cable... 1,055 Views / 36 Replies  
From your DSL or Cable modem connect to a cable router (one with a built in switch is easiest). If it doesn't have a built in switch you will need a small four port hub or switch. Connect the...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 30, 2003 at 08:37 AM, in Networking
My personal favorite is EtherPeek from... 649 Views / 11 Replies  
My personal favorite is EtherPeek from WIldPackets. Does a lot of the analysis for you (useful if you are learning how to read dumps) and has a lot fo reporting capabilities. Unfortunately, its...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 30, 2003 at 08:31 AM, in Networking
The RoamAbout uses the same chipset as the... 555 Views / 5 Replies  
The RoamAbout uses the same chipset as the Lucent/Orinon card. It should work with those drivers.
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 30, 2003 at 08:27 AM, in Networking
Two places I'd check are the Sharing pane in the... 434 Views / 5 Replies  
Two places I'd check are the Sharing pane in the System Preferences and make sure that the appropriate buttons are checked off (I'm not at my Mac and can't recall exactly what it should be).
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Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 24, 2003 at 01:20 PM, in Networking
OK, lets start this from the begining: On... 653 Views / 22 Replies  
OK, lets start this from the begining:

On the Windows XP machine: You must create a share to connect to. If you want to connect to the root of any Hard Drive, you can use the default C$ admin...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 24, 2003 at 08:50 AM, in Networking
Check around for any Lucent WaveLAN cards... 555 Views / 5 Replies  
Check around for any Lucent WaveLAN cards (preferrably the Gold version). Almost the exact same card as the original AirPort cards, and it can use the Apple drivers, too.

Could be listed as...
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 23, 2003 at 08:37 AM, in Networking
I've been using the Linksys BEFW11S4 v1 for quite... 476 Views / 4 Replies  
I've been using the Linksys BEFW11S4 v1 for quite some time and am very pleased with it. I have also used the g version (don't remember the model number) with quite good results.
Posted by siegzdad, on Dec 23, 2003 at 08:35 AM, in Networking
The changes from 1.7 to 1.9 are drastic. From... 1,247 Views / 24 Replies  
The changes from 1.7 to 1.9 are drastic. From experience, I recommend you not ever upgrade this game. I've been playing it on the PC side since the 1.0 Recon days, and every time I upgraded it, I...
Posted by siegzdad, on Sep 3, 2003 at 03:14 PM, in Gaming
I overclocked my G3/400 Pismo to 500 MHz about a... 1,402 Views / 9 Replies  
I overclocked my G3/400 Pismo to 500 MHz about a year and a half ago. I haven't had any problems with it -- it works great!
Posted by siegzdad, on Sep 3, 2003 at 03:07 PM, in Hardware Hacking
There are two things you will need in order for... 465 Views / 4 Replies  
There are two things you will need in order for your sister to connect to the stream: an IP address she can connect to, and the ports to connect to the stream need to be forwarded by your router...
Posted by siegzdad, on Jul 12, 2003 at 02:07 AM, in Networking
Just to make sure I am getting this right, you... 2,299 Views / 4 Replies  
Just to make sure I am getting this right, you are trying to connect from your place of work, to the Universities PPTP server, correct? Where you work has a firewall with a very strict security...
Posted by siegzdad, on Jul 12, 2003 at 01:57 AM, in Networking
Basically, DHCP allows you to turn on your... 426 Views / 3 Replies  
Basically, DHCP allows you to turn on your computer and be on a network without having to worry about configuring it.
Posted by siegzdad, on Jul 10, 2003 at 07:35 PM, in Networking
What type of Firewall are you behind? What type... 2,299 Views / 4 Replies  
What type of Firewall are you behind? What type of PPTP server are you connecting to?

Most home gateway routers and recent linux firewalls will pass PPTP traffic without many problems, but...
Posted by siegzdad, on Jul 10, 2003 at 07:33 PM, in Networking
Thanks for the suggestion Toyin, unfortunately... 529 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks for the suggestion Toyin, unfortunately the same thing happened in both cases. :/

I even went as far as logging in as root but still could not run the apps. Thanks for the suggestions...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 20, 2003 at 10:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Yah, I think I'll be doing a reinstall. Thanks... 529 Views / 10 Replies  
Yah, I think I'll be doing a reinstall. Thanks for the advise ewveryone.
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 20, 2003 at 07:50 PM, in Mac OS X
I installed the latest iMovie patch and the Java... 529 Views / 10 Replies  
I installed the latest iMovie patch and the Java update. Also I have installed sunShield v1.02 to use my PowerBook as an airport bridge from my Wireless cable router to my desktop systems, so it has...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 20, 2003 at 02:39 PM, in Mac OS X
unable to launch applications 529 Views / 10 Replies  
Hey all,
I am having a particularly annoying problem on my Pismo running 10.2.4. When I go to launch almost any application it bounces once in the Dock, then nothing. Apps that worked this...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 20, 2003 at 12:21 AM, in Mac OS X
In all likelyhood it is the drive failing. 507 Views / 9 Replies  
In all likelyhood it is the drive failing.
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 26, 2002 at 07:12 AM, in Mac Desktops
The command-Y "Put Away" keyboard... 509 Views / 30 Replies  
The command-Y "Put Away" keyboard shortcut...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 22, 2002 at 07:10 AM, in Mac OS X
macnn.com Accept no substitutes. 556 Views / 45 Replies  
macnn.com

Accept no substitutes.
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 18, 2002 at 10:08 PM, in MacNN Lounge
hahaha, how can this guy possibly think it is the... 463 Views / 11 Replies  
hahaha, how can this guy possibly think it is the hospitals fault that he had a bean burrito for lunch? :P
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 17, 2002 at 07:27 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Amen to that, brother! 381 Views / 6 Replies  
Amen to that, brother!
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 17, 2002 at 07:24 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Some movies, especially the full size... 470 Views / 4 Replies  
Some movies, especially the full size high-quality trailers require you to have QT5 Pro. I believe one of the Star Wars trailers was like that when originally posted. Perhaps that could be why it...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 17, 2002 at 07:19 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
If the employer cannot be flexible in your goals... 522 Views / 26 Replies  
If the employer cannot be flexible in your goals as a student, which he obviously knew of, then you don't need him. Your education should come first.

Working the two jobs just isn't going to cut...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 12, 2002 at 07:33 AM, in MacNN Lounge
This is a function of the numlock key, and not... 448 Views / 5 Replies  
This is a function of the numlock key, and not the fn key. To activate the numerical keypad, even with the function keys acting as function keys, you still need to press fn-f5 to turn it on.

To...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 11, 2002 at 07:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Making it illegal would be next to impossible. ... 1,583 Views / 101 Replies  
Making it illegal would be next to impossible. But I do agree that it is dangerous -- not only to those who smoke it, but to those who are around it. My great aunt lived in the middle of nowhere --...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 9, 2002 at 05:54 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My wife is a singer with an opera company here. ... 866 Views / 52 Replies  
My wife is a singer with an opera company here. Lord knows I ain't here for the money...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 9, 2002 at 05:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
To "zap the PRAM" you need to hold down the... 520 Views / 12 Replies  
To "zap the PRAM" you need to hold down the command, option, P and R keys while starting the computer (before the happy mac icon appears).

Keep holding the keys and you should hear the startup...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 8, 2002 at 06:44 AM, in Mac Desktops
Ok, we're over 50, now where's the picture?!?? ... 796 Views / 61 Replies  
Ok, we're over 50, now where's the picture?!?? :p
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 3, 2002 at 07:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
ok, I'm in, one for the cause. 796 Views / 61 Replies  
ok, I'm in, one for the cause.
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 2, 2002 at 01:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
While agree with you that DVDSP is expensive for... 333 Views / 2 Replies  
While agree with you that DVDSP is expensive for folks like you and me, I must say it is well worth the investment when it comes to producing even home-made movies on DVD. I do not like the "themes"...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 2, 2002 at 11:39 AM, in Mac Desktops
While agree with you that DVDSP is expensive for... 514 Views / 21 Replies  
While agree with you that DVDSP is expensive for folks like you and me, I must say it is well worth the investment when it comes to producing even home-made movies on DVD. I do not like the "themes"...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 2, 2002 at 11:39 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Movie must be rendered beofre exporting... 413 Views / 0 Replies  
OK, this is probably old hat for someone out there, but maybe someone can give me an answer...

I captured some media with iMovie on my Pismo which I then transfered over to my QuickSilver for...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 1, 2002 at 04:30 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I completely agree. Here are the average results... 809 Views / 27 Replies  
I completely agree. Here are the average results of process of my computers:

P-III 550 - 1,230,500 pps
Athlon XP 1800+ - 6,750,430 pps
Pismo 500 - 1,430,600 pps
867MHz Quicksilver - 8,732,650...
Posted by siegzdad, on Apr 1, 2002 at 04:11 PM, in Mac Desktops
I would agree with kndonlee that a desktop is... 360 Views / 12 Replies  
I would agree with kndonlee that a desktop is faster, but if you are on a limited budget (unlike some people on these boards) that is not always an option, expecially with Apples prices. I have a...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 30, 2002 at 03:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
ok, thats just disturbing... The pics are... 759 Views / 52 Replies  
ok, thats just disturbing...

The pics are nasty too.

:D
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 27, 2002 at 07:20 AM, in MacNN Lounge
And my father was a school bus driver. ... 1,159 Views / 54 Replies  
And my father was a school bus driver. Alcoholism hits every where from the highest statesment to the "bum" on the street and everywhere in between.

Personally, I think it is a choice. My...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 26, 2002 at 07:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The RIAA and others pay better... 489 Views / 10 Replies  
The RIAA and others pay better...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 26, 2002 at 07:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Thanks... 490 Views / 7 Replies  
to the admins who got our forums back up!! (I been going through withdrawl!)

:)
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 26, 2002 at 04:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yes. 1,864 Views / 200 Replies  
Yes.
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 22, 2002 at 10:55 AM, in Mac OS X
do my dishes for me. Oh, and take out the trash. 425 Views / 4 Replies  
do my dishes for me. Oh, and take out the trash.
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 20, 2002 at 08:13 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Mux as it applies to MPEG2 is the combining of... 504 Views / 14 Replies  
Mux as it applies to MPEG2 is the combining of the media files (m2v, ac3 or pcm, subtitles, angles, etc) into a single file. I have found DVD Extractor 0.9b to be invaluable in demuxing files under...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 18, 2002 at 04:41 PM, in Mac OS X
I agree with you on this point, it is their... 486 Views / 25 Replies  
I agree with you on this point, it is their decision. But unfortunately, too many smokers are playing the "you didn't tell me I could die" idiot card, like they had no clue that what they were doing...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 18, 2002 at 10:50 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Lemme guess, this appeared in their April issue? ... 415 Views / 16 Replies  
Lemme guess, this appeared in their April issue? Sounds like a bloody April Fools Joke to me.
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 16, 2002 at 07:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Thanks for the kind words. At this point, I only... 539 Views / 39 Replies  
Thanks for the kind words. At this point, I only have three things for you.

First, you are one the right track. Faith is what it will take to get you through it. Faith that she will return to...
Posted by siegzdad, on Mar 13, 2002 at 02:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
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