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Six/Four Security System by Hacktivismo 334 Views / 0 Replies  
Has anyone else tried to get this running?

http://hacktivismo.com/

I've been trying to compile it but can't make it work. Is there anyone interested in giving it a go?
Posted by mrfett, on Mar 26, 2003 at 08:09 PM, in macOS
i bought my 667 gigabit from smalldog (doa,... 675 Views / 10 Replies  
i bought my 667 gigabit from smalldog (doa, replaced by smalldog) and my 800 dvi (doa combo drive, replaced by apple, 2 logic board replacements after that) from the apple store in NH. i don't think...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 12, 2002 at 07:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i'm going on my second logic board for my 800... 675 Views / 10 Replies  
i'm going on my second logic board for my 800 dvi. before my logic boards started failing, i had the entire machine replaced as soon as i got it (the combo drive was doa out-of-the-box). i bought it...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 9, 2002 at 01:16 AM, in Mac Notebooks
my 667 gigabit ethernet tibook was the loudest... 1,411 Views / 24 Replies  
my 667 gigabit ethernet tibook was the loudest laptop i've ever had. it's fan was _very_ annoying. it had a high pitched "eeeeehhhhh" that really got on my nerves. the noise would happen without fail...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 9, 2002 at 12:57 AM, in Mac Notebooks
insurance is always an option. ... 971 Views / 19 Replies  
insurance is always an option.

http://www.safeware.com/
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 8, 2002 at 02:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
it _should_ but doesn't always. what about the... 971 Views / 19 Replies  
it _should_ but doesn't always. what about the pismo screens that have gone pink? wallstreet 13" screens with faulty/strained monitor connections? don't even get me started with the 5300... i don't...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 7, 2002 at 04:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
well i tried swapping the 2 new RAM modules with... 785 Views / 20 Replies  
well i tried swapping the 2 new RAM modules with my old 256 module and unfortunately the problem was till there. i guess it is the video RAM. oh well.

also, i've confirmed that quake is unplayable...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 6, 2002 at 09:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: This fixed it on a 550 785 Views / 20 Replies  
hmmm... that i'll buy. i _have_ added memory to my system, and right after i did so my logic board failed. i need to look into this. i'll report back. thanks for the info!
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 6, 2002 at 11:17 AM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah i feel the same way, but have been unable to... 785 Views / 20 Replies  
yeah i feel the same way, but have been unable to find another explanation. please report if you figure it out. i really don't want to be w/o my 'book for another 3 days.
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 2, 2002 at 08:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 957 Views / 34 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by MadMacs:
<strong>I think...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 1, 2002 at 03:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
i love smalldog. imo they're the best place to... 861 Views / 10 Replies  
i love smalldog. imo they're the best place to buy macs. you can also try:
<a href="http://www.powermax.com/" target="_blank">http://www.powermax.com/</a>

all the authorized apple dealers sell...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 1, 2002 at 03:00 AM, in Mac Notebooks
i wouldn't sweat it. it sounds like you're due... 687 Views / 7 Replies  
i wouldn't sweat it. it sounds like you're due for a new motherboard. i'm going on having mine replaced for the second time. i've had powerbooks sent to apple about 12-15 times and they've never...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 1, 2002 at 02:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 785 Views / 20 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by jtwiskowski:
<strong>I...
Posted by mrfett, on Aug 1, 2002 at 12:30 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I was desperate for a fix, so I installed the... 785 Views / 20 Replies  
I was desperate for a fix, so I installed the retail drivers despite having passed on them when they came out. Didn't help. Went to the Apple Store, and the genius thinks it's hardware.

So far...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 30, 2002 at 11:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
did you install the retail ati update on your 800... 785 Views / 20 Replies  
did you install the retail ati update on your 800 DVI?
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 30, 2002 at 01:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
OpenGL/Radeon issues with 800 DVI 785 Views / 20 Replies  
I began having an odd problem last week. When I view a slide show in iPhoto, the images have horizontal black lines of varying width and length going through them. The lines flicker all over the...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 29, 2002 at 09:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Bad L2 or L3 cache - causes? 352 Views / 0 Replies  
after installing two new 512 RAM modules in my 800 DVI, i began having random complete freezes. when i booted into os 9 i got a message saying my memory cache was bad. i tried reinstalling the old...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 12, 2002 at 05:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i use one of the iRock radio transmitter's to... 554 Views / 14 Replies  
i use one of the iRock radio transmitter's to listen to mp3s on my 'book in the car. i haven't tried any sort of mounting, though. that car is sweet. never thought i'd say that about a hyundai, but i...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 12, 2002 at 05:04 AM, in Mac Notebooks
well, first of all, i figured out that you hold... 601 Views / 4 Replies  
well, first of all, i figured out that you hold down cmd + option when opening the memory control panel in 9. the check memory thing is on by default.

after a full night of testing (well, it's...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 12, 2002 at 04:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
PowerBook RAM testing 601 Views / 4 Replies  
I installed my 2 512 modules today and started having random total system freezes. When I booted into OS 9 I got a message saying there was a problem with my cache memory. My question is this: Is...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 11, 2002 at 11:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i like the dark. there's often times when i wish... 807 Views / 20 Replies  
i like the dark. there's often times when i wish i could see my keys better. i could probably use one of those kensington lights, but a glow-in-the-dark keyboard or a backlit one would be so much...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 11, 2002 at 08:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
well i just got my new 60 gig drive and 1 gig ram... 495 Views / 10 Replies  
well i just got my new 60 gig drive and 1 gig ram installed. so far, i've had 3 unexplained freezes. total system freezes, where i couldn't get into the machine remotely via ssh. i'm kind of ****ed...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 11, 2002 at 08:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
you can also check out: <a... 2,651 Views / 59 Replies  
you can also check out:
<a href="http://www.osxfaq.com/DailyTips/index.ws" target="_blank">http://www.osxfaq.com/DailyTips/index.ws</a>

there are some os x speed tips there.
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 11, 2002 at 08:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
you know i thought it was just me... i agree that... 444 Views / 7 Replies  
you know i thought it was just me... i agree that my 800 sounds better than the old 667 gigabit ethernet.
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 11, 2002 at 04:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i'm partial to transintl.com. they always seem to... 587 Views / 12 Replies  
i'm partial to transintl.com. they always seem to have the best price _and_ great customer service (knowlegable and helpful).
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 11, 2002 at 05:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
$1875... 15 minutes left... 301 Views / 2 Replies  
$1875... 15 minutes left...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 10, 2002 at 11:25 PM, in Marketplace
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 504 Views / 3 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by swingard:...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 10, 2002 at 10:24 PM, in macOS
I have a 7200 rpm external with an oxford chipset... 1,113 Views / 35 Replies  
I have a 7200 rpm external with an oxford chipset already. right now i use it to record to. i guess one solution would be to boot from that also. i could partition it, putting a small boot partition...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 10, 2002 at 02:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i just couldn't justify replacing one 40 gig for... 1,113 Views / 35 Replies  
i just couldn't justify replacing one 40 gig for another. i saw that those were available, but i'm hoping the 60 will be fast enough to give me a boost. i'm trying to minimize the errors i get when...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 10, 2002 at 02:48 AM, in Mac Notebooks
so are you saying PC133 CL3 memory is faster than... 495 Views / 10 Replies  
so are you saying PC133 CL3 memory is faster than PC100 CL2?
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 09:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
TiBook 512 RAM Specifications 495 Views / 10 Replies  
Can someone explain to me why every other PowerBook/iBook's memory specs (as listed from vendors) labels the speed of memory at 2-2-2, while TiBook memory doesn't appear to be rated this way, and in...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 03:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
try apple's site. in the support section they... 540 Views / 12 Replies  
try apple's site. in the support section they have specs for older models. under "hardware" under the main section you can find new machine's descriptions. all of them have a "technical...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 02:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I submitted a feedback form. I saw this... 448 Views / 4 Replies  
I submitted a feedback form. I saw this yesterday, but didn't understand what you were talking about, as iTunes went into full screen with no problems. But today I tried it and saw what you meant. It...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 02:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
so which one am i using? i got it from the... 443 Views / 9 Replies  
so which one am i using? i got it from the unstable tree in fink and compiled it myself. i assume it's neither mach-o nor cfm, right? i visited the fizzilla page, but it gets a little confusing with...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 03:01 AM, in macOS
$1175 for my G4 667 (Gigabit Ethernet) right now... 582 Views / 6 Replies  
$1175 for my G4 667 (Gigabit Ethernet) right now on Ebay:

&lt;http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=2036854458&gt;

She's a beauty!
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 02:57 AM, in Marketplace
Currently it's only $1175! Someone please bid on... 301 Views / 2 Replies  
Currently it's only $1175! Someone please bid on this, as I need to pay for my new 800 with this money (and $1100 doesn't cut it!) It's a sweet deal...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 9, 2002 at 02:53 AM, in Marketplace
i use my 'book for digital recording with logic... 1,113 Views / 35 Replies  
i use my 'book for digital recording with logic audio, and was primarily interested in the speed bump. i use a 120GB EZQuest 7200RPM drive to record to, but the internal still gets used for caching...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 11:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have the 60GB TravelStar coming to me. Is it... 1,113 Views / 35 Replies  
I have the 60GB TravelStar coming to me. Is it really that loud? Or just not silent?
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 11:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
From RAMjet's website: Stacked v.... 1,321 Views / 27 Replies  
From RAMjet's website:

Stacked v. non-stacked chips:
A module built from stacked chips takes two RAM wafers and stacks them on top of each other. This makes it possible to build a large module...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 11:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 443 Views / 9 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by bmedina:
<strong>Isn't...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 02:08 PM, in macOS
MIT-SHM in E 500 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey, does this work in Darwin? In E, when I try to enable it via the "Imlib Config Editor", it switches back off. I'd also like to know what it is...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 02:00 PM, in macOS
i tried it last night and wasn't as impressed.... 443 Views / 9 Replies  
i tried it last night and wasn't as impressed. i'm still on X11 rootless. i liked the setup so much, i have xdarwin load at startup, and put mozilla in my .xinitrc (i'm about to include...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 01:19 PM, in macOS
Mozilla Performance: OS X vs. X11 443 Views / 9 Replies  
I haven't tried Mozilla for OS X yet. Is it worth it? The X11 version is so fast, it's turning into my main browser. Is the speed as good in OS X?
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 05:19 AM, in macOS
Keyboard shortcuts in Mozilla? 504 Views / 3 Replies  
Is there any way to get the alt key to work properly? I'm unable to figure out how to move forwards/backwards with the keyboard...

mozilla 1.0 on X11

thanks!
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 8, 2002 at 05:16 AM, in macOS
FS: PowerBook G4 667 512MB 30Gig DVD Airprt Warnty 301 Views / 2 Replies  
I have a Titanium PowerBook G4 667 (Gigabit Ethernet) for sale that I bought in November from Small Dog Electronics (Apple Authorized Reseller). It's in excellent condition, and there are still 5...
Posted by mrfett, on Jul 4, 2002 at 02:16 PM, in Marketplace
Images in general are a little messed up for me.... 441 Views / 9 Replies  
Images in general are a little messed up for me. For example, on this page, all the images have parts of the top ad in them (bkind3 :). It gets worse on SSL pages (soundforge). still, it's cool....
Posted by mrfett, on Feb 27, 2002 at 01:03 AM, in macOS
wow! i've been trying to get a browser to compile... 441 Views / 9 Replies  
wow! i've been trying to get a browser to compile for a few hours, and on a whim came over here to see if this board was still active (i haven't played with darwin for a few months). this is great!...
Posted by mrfett, on Feb 27, 2002 at 12:33 AM, in macOS
I think you'll get about 2-3 years out of it. No... 701 Views / 28 Replies  
I think you'll get about 2-3 years out of it. No word yet on what happens after that.

It doesn't bother me much because the reality of these things is that they break after 2 years anyway. My palm...
Posted by mrfett, on Oct 29, 2001 at 01:56 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Vote for the Best Troll of All Time 352 Views / 0 Replies  
This is bound to be closed, but in the spirit of forums as entertainment, which anyone reading this should be able to relate to, I wanted to ask if anyone has a favorite. &lt;wiggles&gt; is an amateur, and...
Posted by mrfett, on Oct 29, 2001 at 01:41 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I can't believe I'm feeding the trolls here, but... 1,150 Views / 72 Replies  
I can't believe I'm feeding the trolls here, but it's Sunday night and I'm bored...

wiggles, I realize that no matter what I say you're going to make an asinine comment, but for you to ask, "who...
Posted by mrfett, on Oct 29, 2001 at 12:40 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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