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Web dev with Java 383 Views / 0 Replies  
For those of you who use Java in your web development, you may find this blog usefull: http://java-ecc.blogspot.com/. Currently it has some links to bar code generators, chart generators, PDF...
Posted by Elifarley, on Nov 16, 2004 at 02:56 PM, in Developer Center
Thanks a lot for your suggestion. Below is the... 2,301 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks a lot for your suggestion. Below is the referred URL:

ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/arch/macppc/netbsd-pdisk/

Iīll try it right away.
Posted by Elifarley, on Jul 1, 2003 at 04:48 PM, in Mac OS X
Donīt confuse the partition label with the volume... 2,301 Views / 4 Replies  
Donīt confuse the partition label with the volume name. The partition label is stored in the partition table of the device, whilst the volume name is stored in a data structure inside the volume,...
Posted by Elifarley, on Jul 1, 2003 at 02:47 PM, in Mac OS X
Changing partition type and label 2,301 Views / 4 Replies  
It seems the Linux version of pdisk has the ' t ' command to change a partitionīs type, but when using pdisk from my OSX box, it doesnīt have that command.

So, how can I change a partitionīs...
Posted by Elifarley, on Jun 30, 2003 at 08:58 PM, in Mac OS X
Installers don't work anymore 400 Views / 1 Replies  
While installing the documentation from the developer tools CD, the installer crashed, and after this, every time I run an installer (Apple's own installer or InstallerVise - I haven't tried any...
Posted by Elifarley, on Dec 29, 2002 at 08:20 AM, in Mac OS X
Spell-checking in Brazilian Portuguese? 372 Views / 1 Replies  
How can I change the language used by the built-in spell checker?

Let's suppose I'm writing two text documents in TextEdit. One in English, and the other in Portuguese. How can I tell TextEdit to...
Posted by Elifarley, on Nov 26, 2001 at 05:14 PM, in Mac OS X
Undeleting files 402 Views / 1 Replies  
How can I undelete files immediately after issuing a

rm myfile

?

(rm -W does not work)

Thanks
Posted by Elifarley, on Nov 1, 2001 at 08:06 AM, in Mac OS X
dlcompat: Where? 401 Views / 1 Replies  
I need to download dlcompat. Where can I find it ?
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 23, 2001 at 01:47 PM, in Developer Center
Hmm... What if we all work to improve Fire,... 1,655 Views / 106 Replies  
Hmm... What if we all work to improve Fire, instead of gICQ?
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 18, 2001 at 05:16 PM, in Developer Center
See the last message I posted in the following... 412 Views / 2 Replies  
See the last message I posted in the following thread:
http://newforums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic&f=46&t=000100&p=2
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 18, 2001 at 12:27 PM, in Mac OS X
I think the "free" reading from top should always... 1,825 Views / 172 Replies  
I think the "free" reading from top should always be close to very few MB (4 MB or less), no matter how many gigabytes of RAM you may have, because any unused memory (unused by applications, kernel...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 18, 2001 at 07:29 AM, in Mac OS X
3) - Fixed. This one was really simple to hunt... 1,655 Views / 106 Replies  
3) - Fixed. This one was really simple to hunt and fix. Should I email you the final app or just the change ? (I'm in a hurry now, so I can't put it in my home page. Take a look at...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 17, 2001 at 06:47 PM, in Developer Center
It isn't exactly what you requested, but you can... 247 Views / 1 Replies  
It isn't exactly what you requested, but you can do as follows:

- Set the dock to automatically hide (just press COMMAND + OPTION + D)

- In the Keyboard preferences pane, make sure "Turn on...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 17, 2001 at 04:45 PM, in Mac OS X
Sorry, I forgot to mention I'm connecting to the... 292 Views / 2 Replies  
Sorry, I forgot to mention I'm connecting to the server using MacOS 9's Chooser to mount a remote volume.
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 17, 2001 at 04:31 PM, in Mac OS X
In the Energy Saver panel, you can read: ... 396 Views / 22 Replies  
In the Energy Saver panel, you can read:

"Put the system to sleep whenever it is inactive for";

and then

"Separate timing for hard disk sleep".

Talking about the HD, will it sleep...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 17, 2001 at 04:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Clear-text passwords! 292 Views / 2 Replies  
When I use a MacOS 9 client machine to connect to my MacOS X server machine using the IP address of the server, the password is transmitted in CLEAR TEXT!

If I connect using AppleTalk, the pw is...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 17, 2001 at 02:36 PM, in Mac OS X
VM questions 314 Views / 0 Replies  
Questions related to virtual memory:

1- Is it possible to enable compression on data written to disk?

2- How can I instruct dynamic_pager to use a swap *partition* instead of using swap files ?...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 14, 2001 at 10:47 AM, in Mac OS X
I've tried a dozen times changing the file... 1,825 Views / 172 Replies  
I've tried a dozen times changing the file com.apple.windowserver.plist, but after I re-login, my changes are no longer there.

Does anyone have a clue as to why the changes don't persist?
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 14, 2001 at 10:34 AM, in Mac OS X
The Apple team said they didn't provide a... 562 Views / 8 Replies  
The Apple team said they didn't provide a /dev/random entry in previous versions of Darwin because they wanted to make sure they had the best implementation.

Now they provide one, and you say it...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 14, 2001 at 10:03 AM, in Developer Center
Someone replied to my post, but it got lost after... 1,192 Views / 2 Replies  
Someone replied to my post, but it got lost after the attack last night, and I haven't had the chance to read it. Could the poster repost, please?

Thanks.

P.S.: I'd like to be able to mount the...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 14, 2001 at 09:55 AM, in Developer Center
Mounting disk images, DiskImages.framework, hdid, hdiutil... 1,192 Views / 2 Replies  
I'd like to learn how to mount a file as a r/w volume, much like what DisckCopy does with its ".dmg" files.

I have implemented my custom read, write and seek function calls, but I don't know...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 12, 2001 at 09:05 PM, in Developer Center
Very good point, but what if there is nothing in... 423 Views / 9 Replies  
Very good point, but what if there is nothing in front of the frame area? There will be no transparency calculations to do, right ?

Under this circumstance, I think the graphics card should kick...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 10, 2001 at 08:35 PM, in Mac OS X
Quicktime too slow - graphics card ignored ???? 423 Views / 9 Replies  
Under MacOS 9.2.1, using the lates version of quicktime, QT player can play an MPEG1 movie (352x240 pixels) at 30 fps with no problem, even if I double its size. I can even ask it to present the...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 10, 2001 at 08:20 PM, in Mac OS X
Browsing web sites inside archives 223 Views / 0 Replies  
With ZeeProxy, you can use a normal web browser to browse web sites archived inside tar gzip files. Take a look at my <a href="http://www.geocities.com/elifarley/zeeproxy/index.html">ZeeProxy...
Posted by Elifarley, on Jan 22, 2001 at 03:53 PM, in Applications
Try http://www.optimatech.com/CDR.html "EZ... 465 Views / 4 Replies  
Try http://www.optimatech.com/CDR.html

"EZ Data's patented data boosting technology allows users to store up to 1.3 GB on a standard CD-R or CD-RW disc."

"Data boosting consists of three...
Posted by Elifarley, on Nov 19, 2000 at 10:34 AM, in Applications
I wonder if this update fixes a problem found in... 640 Views / 33 Replies  
I wonder if this update fixes a problem found in the previous version: If you burn a CD using the "Mac files and folders" mode, you loose ALL the text from the info windows. I found it out the hard...
Posted by Elifarley, on Nov 17, 2000 at 11:46 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Whay about the danger of X-rays emitted from the... 691 Views / 11 Replies  
Whay about the danger of X-rays emitted from the deacceleration of electrons hitting the screen? The recommended distance between you and the surface of the monitor is 2 meters, but no one uses a...
Posted by Elifarley, on Oct 5, 2000 at 11:12 AM, in Mac Desktops
NDIF specification 485 Views / 1 Replies  
Does anyone know where I can find full technical specifications on the NDIF (New Disk Image Format) compressed disk image file format? This format is used by Apple's Disk Copy.

I'd also like to...
Posted by Elifarley, on Sep 12, 2000 at 12:11 PM, in Applications
Joliet names not supported by MacOS 416 Views / 0 Replies  
Could someone (maybe Apple itself) write a system extension to let me read the long filenames found on ISO9660 CD-ROMs written with Joliet format?

Currently, only the short version of the names...
Posted by Elifarley, on Jun 24, 1999 at 10:15 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
 
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