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Calling all Mac folders. Please spread the SMP... 799 Views / 7 Replies  
Calling all Mac folders. Please spread the SMP client news (http://forum.folding-community.org/viewtopic.php?t=16715&highlight=) far and wide. Oh, did I mention it is SPEEDY and worth your time?! Can...
Posted by imacaholic, on Nov 6, 2006 at 01:59 PM, in Team MacNN
The SMP client is coming! 799 Views / 7 Replies  
Warning: Objects in mirror are closer than they appear. Don't believe it? Take a peek at the high performance FAQ (http://folding.stanford.edu/FAQ-highperformance.html);



Hope to see you...
Posted by imacaholic, on Nov 5, 2006 at 01:05 AM, in Team MacNN
On a whim I called a small, local Authorized... 50,197 Views / 761 Replies  
On a whim I called a small, local Authorized Apple sales and service store. Imagine my surprise when the guy went to the stockroom to humor me and came back to the phone saying "I don't believe it...
Posted by imacaholic, on Aug 20, 2004 at 09:18 PM, in Mac Desktops
I think the emphasis needs to be placed on the... 50,197 Views / 761 Replies  
I think the emphasis needs to be placed on the RUMORS portion of the source. ;)
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 14, 2004 at 12:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
Read it and weep! Courtesy of MacReviewZone. 50,197 Views / 761 Replies  
Read it and weep! Courtesy of MacReviewZone.
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 13, 2004 at 09:11 PM, in Mac Desktops
I've got mine on order at Amazon.com,... 50,197 Views / 761 Replies  
I've got mine on order at Amazon.com, Outpost.com, and MacConnection. The first one to ship gets the privilege of being paid in full. The other two will be cancelled. Unless of course they all...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 3, 2004 at 04:42 PM, in Mac Desktops
Christmas in July?! No, just waiting around for... 50,197 Views / 761 Replies  
Christmas in July?! No, just waiting around for another Apple product to ship! :) Time to play Carly Simon's 'Anticipation' on the 'ole iPod! Hang in there! I'm sure it will be worth the wait!
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 1, 2004 at 01:09 AM, in Mac Desktops
Got it working smooth now. Both processors... 476 Views / 13 Replies  
Got it working smooth now. Both processors running a CLI client. Thanks for all the help.
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 10, 2003 at 08:47 PM, in Team MacNN
I've already done everything noted. The... 476 Views / 13 Replies  
I've already done everything noted. The Folding@home folder keeps getting regenerated in the home/library directory in each instance. I have not tried a restart yet. I'm just puzzled as to why the...
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 9, 2003 at 09:26 PM, in Team MacNN
I can't get each CLI Client to recognize its own... 476 Views / 13 Replies  
I can't get each CLI Client to recognize its own directory. They both keep pointing to the Grapic app F@h folder. I will keep tinkering around. Thanks for all the help.
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 9, 2003 at 05:36 PM, in Team MacNN
[QUOTE]Originally posted by Shaktai: [B]Aaahh! ... 476 Views / 13 Replies  
[QUOTE]Originally posted by Shaktai:
[B]Aaahh! You didn't mention you were running dual processors. With the CLI make certain that it is in its own unique directory (folder). i.e, such as FAH1...
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 9, 2003 at 04:27 PM, in Team MacNN
OK. Worked great Shaktai. Now the problem is... 476 Views / 13 Replies  
OK. Worked great Shaktai. Now the problem is that the CLI client is only picking up the identical WU from the F@h Graphic app that I was running. It picks up the same unit on both processors. Do...
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 9, 2003 at 04:01 PM, in Team MacNN
With what app would I modify the config file? ... 476 Views / 13 Replies  
With what app would I modify the config file? Terminal? Thanks.
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 9, 2003 at 11:38 AM, in Team MacNN
Trouble getting F@h CLI Client running. 476 Views / 13 Replies  
I am having trouble getting the F@h CLI Client to run. I get things running in the terminal app, but when I am asked to enter my user name I run into the problem of getting 'command not found' after...
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 9, 2003 at 08:59 AM, in Team MacNN
Re: Dual 1.25 (Firewire 800) Problems! Help??? 721 Views / 9 Replies  
Always be sure to use the Disk Utility included in the path Library/Utilities in order to repair disk permissions on the OS X startup disk. I do this on a routine basis in order to help clear up and...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 28, 2003 at 11:40 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Ship date on dual 1.42 711 Views / 3 Replies  
I have mine ordered through MacConnection and was given an "estimate" of March 13th for arrival. I would wait a few more weeks before selling your current system. Apple is notorious for pushing...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 22, 2003 at 12:22 AM, in Mac Desktops
Re: loud 881 Views / 17 Replies  
I've had two drives go bad. Both in portable models (iBook and Lombard). When they whine loud, a hard drive failure is only a R/W away. I would back up the old drive and replace it ASAP.
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 8, 2003 at 01:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
Check in the MacInTouch forums link below. ... 413 Views / 5 Replies  
Check in the MacInTouch forums link below. Sounds like similar problems have been reported to Apple. The important article is about half way down the page. Good luck. I've had no complaints with...
Posted by imacaholic, on Mar 15, 2002 at 11:19 AM, in Mac Desktops
If Apple's quality control is that bad for those... 1,100 Views / 39 Replies  
If Apple's quality control is that bad for those complaining of dead pixels. Please feel free to purchase something else of better quality. Good luck!
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 27, 2002 at 11:18 AM, in Mac Desktops
I think the Apple Store is the only place to get... 676 Views / 15 Replies  
I think the Apple Store is the only place to get an educational discount. Check the link below for the best prices and bundles on the new iMacs. Enjoy!

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Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 27, 2002 at 11:05 AM, in Mac Desktops
Welcome to the "I got my iMac club" here in the... 630 Views / 10 Replies  
Welcome to the "I got my iMac club" here in the forums. I got my new iMac off eBay a week ago. The individual I purchased it from sent me the receipt and he had managed to snag it at Fry's also. ...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 26, 2002 at 12:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
Yes, the Apple warranty should be fully... 500 Views / 11 Replies  
Yes, the Apple warranty should be fully transferable. Just make sure to include all proper paperwork and receipts when selling it to someone else.
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 26, 2002 at 12:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
No such problems with my new iMac. Apple will... 562 Views / 27 Replies  
No such problems with my new iMac. Apple will only consider replacing a defective LCD if it has 5-6 dead pixels. And even then I think it has to be a dead "cluster". The pixel "massaging" trick...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 25, 2002 at 08:59 PM, in Mac Desktops
Excellent review. I would add that the cloth... 538 Views / 21 Replies  
Excellent review. I would add that the cloth helps to wipe away any fingerprints on the shiny arm after upgrading the RAM and adding an AirPort card. Also, when adding the 512MB RAM to the slot it...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 20, 2002 at 11:00 PM, in Mac Desktops
Arrived today via USPS as promised. This seller... 462 Views / 11 Replies  
Arrived today via USPS as promised. This seller was located in California. Must have been next door to the Cupertino mothership! I guess you just have to be in the right place at the right time to...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 19, 2002 at 03:49 PM, in Mac Desktops
I was told that the "bulk" order was 6000 units! ... 501 Views / 12 Replies  
I was told that the "bulk" order was 6000 units! If that is true, then you will be waiting a long time to fill that order. I finally gave up on them. Cancelled my order. I was lucky enough to...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 17, 2002 at 04:03 PM, in Mac Desktops
You are not alone. This has been reported in... 858 Views / 2 Replies  
You are not alone. This has been reported in other forums as well. Check out the link below to the MacInTouch troubleshooting website. The significant entries are toward the end of the list (2/13...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 16, 2002 at 07:52 AM, in Mac Desktops
I too ordered from MacMall on (1/11/02) and... 462 Views / 11 Replies  
I too ordered from MacMall on (1/11/02) and received the same letter at the end of last week. I phoned in a couple times to check when they expected shipment. I never got the same answer from...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 16, 2002 at 12:31 AM, in Mac Desktops
Personally, I have purchased items from MacMall,... 503 Views / 4 Replies  
Personally, I have purchased items from MacMall, ClubMac, and Outpost. Never had any problems. Check the site below to find the best deals. Maybe they will be shipping the new iMacs in good...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 15, 2002 at 07:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
What type of speakers? The Apple Pro speakers... 445 Views / 5 Replies  
What type of speakers? The Apple Pro speakers that came with the Cube, or something else?
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 15, 2002 at 10:36 AM, in Mac Desktops
Ordered mine from MacMall (1/11/02) and still... 501 Views / 12 Replies  
Ordered mine from MacMall (1/11/02) and still waiting. Each time I have called I get a different story. I don't think anyone has a real clue. Last info I was given was shipment was to arrive on...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 13, 2002 at 11:58 PM, in Mac Desktops
[QUOTE]Originally posted by Satan's Little... 687 Views / 14 Replies  
[QUOTE]Originally posted by Satan's Little Helper:
[I took my chances ordering from MacMall. Hope I don't regret ordering from them.... I was told it would take 2 weeks before I get mine]

I would...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 9, 2002 at 03:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
No. I just added a Dual Gig QuickSilver to my... 500 Views / 10 Replies  
No. I just added a Dual Gig QuickSilver to my collection and it runs quieter than the 867. The heat sink on the new Dualie is about the same size as the "old" 867. Or to put it another way the...
Posted by imacaholic, on Feb 7, 2002 at 08:08 AM, in Mac Desktops
Just received mine today from ClubMac. I have... 502 Views / 10 Replies  
Just received mine today from ClubMac. I have not been able to put it through the paces yet. Check out the comparisons on the MacWelt.de site. I can hardly wait to fire it up! :D

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Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 31, 2002 at 11:11 PM, in Mac Desktops
Anybody here want to build a cluster of Dual Gigs? 437 Views / 5 Replies  
Setting up a cluster is easy enough to set up using PowerMac G4's that even eleven year olds can do it! Read on! :D

http://www.wired.com/news/mac/0,2125,50078,00.html
Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 30, 2002 at 02:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
I ordered from ClubMac yesterday. Got the online... 546 Views / 18 Replies  
I ordered from ClubMac yesterday. Got the online rebate price so the total came to 2944.00 including shipping. Did I mention they have them in stock and it should be here tomorrow via FedEx! I...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 30, 2002 at 01:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
Check the URL listed below for best prices and... 446 Views / 14 Replies  
Check the URL listed below for best prices and "package" deals. I ordered mine through MacMall as well. If you go the Apple Store route it will cost you more in sales tax. Happy hunting!
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Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 19, 2002 at 07:59 PM, in Mac Desktops
Which version of the Mac OS are you running? ... 387 Views / 10 Replies  
Which version of the Mac OS are you running? Audio "drop outs" were common until version 9.2.1 was released to fix the problem. You might want to check out the MacFixIt archives to research...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 15, 2002 at 09:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I could swear that is Michael Bolton! Sing for... 673 Views / 36 Replies  
I could swear that is Michael Bolton! Sing for us Michael! :p
Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 15, 2002 at 08:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
Every MacWorld Expo! Who needs to budget?! Not... 933 Views / 43 Replies  
Every MacWorld Expo! Who needs to budget?! Not enough space here to list all the machines I own. I just can't part with trusted family members! Can you!? :D
Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 15, 2002 at 08:37 PM, in Mac Desktops
Check out this Apple Knowledge Base article. I... 995 Views / 4 Replies  
Check out this Apple Knowledge Base article. I think it will help. Good luck.
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=43012
Posted by imacaholic, on Jan 15, 2002 at 08:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
Have you seen the QuickTime movie available from... 336 Views / 3 Replies  
Have you seen the QuickTime movie available from Apple about installing RAM in the new iBook? If you have tried watching that and making sure to follow the instructions and it still will not fit, I...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 4, 2001 at 09:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The CoolPad podium raises your PowerBook much... 508 Views / 9 Replies  
The CoolPad podium raises your PowerBook much more than just using a plain book (much better airflow). The 360 degree pivot is nice. It allows you to rotate the PowerBook for displaying the screen...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 4, 2001 at 03:53 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Try this link. Cheers. ... 310 Views / 2 Replies  
Try this link. Cheers.

http://www.madsonline.com/index.html?title.html&0
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 4, 2001 at 10:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
[QUOTE] [Why Apple doesn't ship these things... 409 Views / 9 Replies  
[QUOTE] [Why Apple doesn't ship these things with that screw thingy already engaged is beyond me... ]

Because if they did ship with the lock engaged then people would complain that they could not...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 4, 2001 at 09:23 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Welcome to the family. :) 424 Views / 5 Replies  
Welcome to the family. :)
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 2, 2001 at 10:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Rumor has it that Mac OS 9.2 fixes the problem... 458 Views / 9 Replies  
Rumor has it that Mac OS 9.2 fixes the problem (mentioned by developers in other forums). I guess we just have to deal with it until Apple releases it to the public. I think this problem has been...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 2, 2001 at 07:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Check out these two links to help in your... 396 Views / 8 Replies  
Check out these two links to help in your purchasing decision. Cheers.

http://www.pbsource.com/drives/index.shtml

http://www.ramseeker.com
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 1, 2001 at 10:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Maybe Steve stuck his finger (most likely Apple... 1,123 Views / 85 Replies  
Maybe Steve stuck his finger (most likely Apple legal fingers) in the dike and plugged the leak! Maybe we should start some rumors about AI. The world loves rumors, bring in the clowns! ;)
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 1, 2001 at 12:23 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The Titanium makes it tough. I think the... 479 Views / 9 Replies  
The Titanium makes it tough. I think the "flimsy" part comes in when some users were having batteries disconnect and funny sounds coming from the disc drive when moving the TiBook. Apple has tried...
Posted by imacaholic, on Jul 1, 2001 at 12:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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