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Bootable CD from a non-start-up partition 291 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a 700mb jam packed bootable partition that I use for rescue. I would like to image this partition to a bootable CD.

I have used Charles' BootCD but it doesnot allow me to choose a partition...
Posted by Oink, on Oct 26, 2003 at 12:15 PM, in macOS
I don't mean to be critical... ... 381 Views / 4 Replies  
I don't mean to be critical...

</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">this is not...
Posted by Oink, on Jul 19, 2002 at 02:26 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I thought I would add to that... The 720x480 and... 348 Views / 7 Replies  
I thought I would add to that... The 720x480 and 720x576 are actual pixel counts for itu-r601 and DV standard. When they are projected, they both get squeezed or stretched to fit into a 4x3 ratio...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 18, 2002 at 09:42 PM, in macOS
You can always change your computer name to "if... 507 Views / 20 Replies  
You can always change your computer name to "if found, contact xxx-xxxx". That would be the easiest. Or permanently alter the picture, I believe it is a tiff or pdf.
Posted by Oink, on Feb 18, 2002 at 12:31 PM, in macOS
Exactly! And to add to it, I don't think anyone... 507 Views / 12 Replies  
Exactly! And to add to it, I don't think anyone really care how long has your machine's been on, or how your "not looking back" is going to make you a better person. (My fridge has stayed on before...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 14, 2002 at 11:10 AM, in macOS
But is it AS GOOD AS OS 9.2.2 running on a 400mhz... 983 Views / 81 Replies  
But is it AS GOOD AS OS 9.2.2 running on a 400mhz G4?
Posted by Oink, on Feb 12, 2002 at 10:30 PM, in macOS
I feel sorry for you, and hope that between the... 874 Views / 51 Replies  
I feel sorry for you, and hope that between the interruptions, you get what you needed to get done done.

Being several other compatibility glitches, your post confirms that X, or specifically...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 12, 2002 at 10:30 AM, in macOS
Maybe AQUA GUI is seriously flawed. IRIX on a 10... 661 Views / 35 Replies  
Maybe AQUA GUI is seriously flawed. IRIX on a 10 year old hardware is more usable than current macs running OS X, comparing Unix to Unix.

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"OS X just started, gotta run and grap some chips and...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 9, 2002 at 09:54 PM, in macOS
I just bought a new TV, it now shows drama with... 661 Views / 35 Replies  
I just bought a new TV, it now shows drama with much higher emotional contents, comedy shows are funnier, sports programs faster, I swear, way cool!

[ 02-09-2002: Message edited by: Oink ]
Posted by Oink, on Feb 9, 2002 at 11:39 AM, in macOS
If Apple continues to subscribe to the same... 661 Views / 35 Replies  
If Apple continues to subscribe to the same principle, OS X+1 running on G&gt;5 processor(s) will be 50% slower than OSX running on G4, Aqua will not only have drop shadow, but highlight and lens flare,...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 9, 2002 at 12:53 AM, in macOS
Hmmm, Can someone confirm this? iShake? ... 582 Views / 21 Replies  
Hmmm,

Can someone confirm this? iShake?

Personally I think Apple should acquire Discreet from Autodesk. iNferno, iFire, iSmoke... iFrost.... are more up Apple's alley, not to mention they need...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 6, 2002 at 02:12 AM, in macOS
Cookies Signature on these forums.... 346 Views / 2 Replies  
I may be paranoid, but lately I am getting cookie writing request from some members' signature picts. I personally hate sneaky background activities and only allow minimal cookies that I see fit. I...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 2, 2002 at 10:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My Asian passport certainly doesn't help there! ... 487 Views / 39 Replies  
My Asian passport certainly doesn't help there! ;)
Posted by Oink, on Feb 2, 2002 at 10:36 AM, in macOS
I plan to stock up on RAM the next time I go down... 487 Views / 39 Replies  
I plan to stock up on RAM the next time I go down to the States... I would assume 384mb running nothing but Finder (and misc system backgrounders) would be adequate. Good news is that RAM is...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 1, 2002 at 10:05 PM, in macOS
Speed of OS X on 800mhz+ machines? 487 Views / 39 Replies  
I expect it to be faster than OS X on a 400mhz G4 but is the finder, say, 50% faster or just slightly faster ("snappier")? Are you impressed? Are you getting the speed of say OS 9.2.2 finder running...
Posted by Oink, on Feb 1, 2002 at 04:29 PM, in macOS
Call it what you like. Those who said you... 584 Views / 40 Replies  
Call it what you like. Those who said you shouldn't call it "vanilla" should eliminate themselves, because they are wasting the air others may need.

As far as I am concerned, I haven't come across...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 31, 2002 at 01:35 PM, in macOS
I too have made a variation of Sosumi, to suit... 463 Views / 35 Replies  
I too have made a variation of Sosumi, to suit "me" better. I am curious to see your modified version of it if you don't mind. Can you please private message me?

Sine, I have no intention of...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 28, 2002 at 11:12 PM, in macOS
Just checked the specs. iBooks do have vga ports,... 583 Views / 31 Replies  
Just checked the specs. iBooks do have vga ports, for mirroring only, not for dual displays. Please disregard my previous post.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 23, 2002 at 11:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
External LCD? I thought the iBooks only had RGB... 583 Views / 31 Replies  
External LCD? I thought the iBooks only had RGB out, not VGA. I may be selling my Ti400 and contemplating either 2 iBook 600, 12" or the 550 Ti...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 23, 2002 at 11:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I will hold back and wait, unless you need to... 429 Views / 10 Replies  
I will hold back and wait, unless you need to edit right now!... REALTIME FCP is dodgy and overrated (my 2) at the moment. Try to find the FCP RT hack that will unlock the feature for less than...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 23, 2002 at 04:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
[ 01-12-2002: Message edited by: Oink ] 567 Views / 28 Replies  
[ 01-12-2002: Message edited by: Oink ]
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 09:32 PM, in macOS
Believe me, if I can make my money elsewhere... 1,273 Views / 57 Replies  
Believe me, if I can make my money elsewhere while I spend it in Australia, I would. in a instance. I was in fact there for 3 months just when your $ dipped. Had a wonderful time but I didn't catch a...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 08:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
I obviously have waved my fake credentials... 567 Views / 28 Replies  
I obviously have waved my fake credentials around. I am an amateur. Thank you, and my apologies to all you REAL professionals.

one more post count. Just like ff points
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 08:33 PM, in macOS
Regarding your point. May be car makers should... 567 Views / 28 Replies  
Regarding your point. May be car makers should eliminate the blinkers because clearly most drivers don't use them.

Yammer, yammer. Let's stop this already. Clearly you have convinced me that you...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 08:04 PM, in macOS
or even "rlogin server name" 397 Views / 3 Replies  
or even "rlogin server name"
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 06:39 PM, in macOS
Huuh? The input method on a laptop is... 567 Views / 28 Replies  
Huuh?


The input method on a laptop is flawed, not because of multiple buttons or not. The problem can easily be solved by using a mouse or touch screen, to mention a few possible remedies.
...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 06:34 PM, in macOS
"mistake" is a kinder word than a bug. Simplicity... 567 Views / 28 Replies  
"mistake" is a kinder word than a bug. Simplicity has not been an apple's concern in years. Just look at OS X. I am a waiting in line UI-AMATEUR. Don't believe what you were told. Stylistic eye...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 03:01 PM, in macOS
Tinkertool turns smoothing ON? I thought it turns... 428 Views / 5 Replies  
Tinkertool turns smoothing ON? I thought it turns it OFF.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:54 PM, in Applications
Tinkertool. window scripts, Youpi optimizer, TMA,... 426 Views / 18 Replies  
Tinkertool. window scripts, Youpi optimizer, TMA, terminal and a great deal of Unix commands....

read www.macosxhints.com (http://www.macosxhints.com)
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:52 PM, in Applications
www.miniml.com (http://www.miniml.com) (flash) ... 784 Views / 44 Replies  
www.miniml.com (http://www.miniml.com) (flash)

I am trying to reduce my web site to no flash, almost no javascript.... bare minium. It is currently in testing mode. www.sitedish.com....
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Mac II ci (1990) 2mb RAM 40mb HD Couldn't... 1,210 Views / 81 Replies  
Mac II ci (1990) 2mb RAM 40mb HD
Couldn't afford the keyboard and 13" monitors which I bought 2 weeks later. :P
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:43 PM, in MacNN Lounge
When I lived in Malaysia, I used to internet... 609 Views / 30 Replies  
When I lived in Malaysia, I used to internet order from the States, the package would arrive 7 days later, after spending a few hours in customs, no tax, no duties (they were trying to promote...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Are you talking about the RT feature? If so, no,... 523 Views / 7 Replies  
Are you talking about the RT feature? If so, no, the new iMac is not RT capable. The video resolution is bad but I have managed to edit on both Pismo and Ti PB so it can be done.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:28 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks DamnDJ. Links like these get forgotten and... 472 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks DamnDJ. Links like these get forgotten and impossible to find when desperate.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:25 PM, in Applications
Same resolution? That's bad. I would pay the... 637 Views / 42 Replies  
Same resolution? That's bad. I would pay the extra to have a vga port instead of the 2".
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I thought Zio has a X driver! 436 Views / 10 Replies  
I thought Zio has a X driver!
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:18 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Macally makes lousy mice. I bought two of their... 375 Views / 7 Replies  
Macally makes lousy mice. I bought two of their optical ADB mice to replace my Mousesystem's optical mouse. And found out they have no programmable three buttons, with the right button identical to...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:16 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Kensington has X drivers for their mice! MS even... 423 Views / 9 Replies  
Kensington has X drivers for their mice! MS even has a X ONLY version of Office, obviously they know of its existence. My only chance is to wait for X version of USB overdrive.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:12 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Seriously, there were other reasons why I... 1,273 Views / 57 Replies  
Seriously, there were other reasons why I left.... but currently it is one of the main reasons I cannot convince myself to return.

Highest per capita usage of the internet in the world? Sure. One...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 11:52 AM, in Mac Desktops
Hmmmm, mine is dynamically generated, part... 13,772 Views / 387 Replies  
Hmmmm, mine is dynamically generated, part text,part graphics. Is there any guideline regarding such a sig?
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 11:41 AM, in MacNN Lounge
It will take a lot more for apple to admit its... 567 Views / 28 Replies  
It will take a lot more for apple to admit its mistakes... Just look at the one button mice.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 11:37 AM, in macOS
how's the clock battery of your computer? 492 Views / 9 Replies  
how's the clock battery of your computer?
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 01:35 AM, in macOS
www.macosxhints.com (http://www.macosxhints.com) 435 Views / 8 Replies  
www.macosxhints.com (http://www.macosxhints.com)
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 01:33 AM, in macOS
One of the reason I left Australia was that... 1,273 Views / 57 Replies  
One of the reason I left Australia was that computers related stuff, especially books, are way overpriced.

80% of the people I know in Australia are scared of computers, and they think they are...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 12, 2002 at 12:05 AM, in Mac Desktops
Wow, that's dedication! :P I hope the... 411 Views / 12 Replies  
Wow, that's dedication! :P

I hope the weather is good down there, BTW, how long is the drive from To to Buffalo? Minus the border check...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 11, 2002 at 11:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
Keep up the good work. Good luck. 547 Views / 14 Replies  
Keep up the good work. Good luck.
Posted by Oink, on Jan 11, 2002 at 11:36 PM, in macOS
Good job! Look mum, no transparency, no stripes,... 858 Views / 68 Replies  
Good job! Look mum, no transparency, no stripes, a few alignment issues, none the less, a useable OS X finally...

By the way, was that non standard menu bar fonts?
Posted by Oink, on Jan 11, 2002 at 11:33 PM, in macOS
Sorry, out of topics but do they have SEARS in... 13,317 Views / 18 Replies  
Sorry, out of topics but do they have SEARS in Adelaide now? Wow!

(i used to live in melbourne)
Posted by Oink, on Jan 11, 2002 at 11:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I thought it was size 0 cross (philip) head. Then... 13,317 Views / 18 Replies  
I thought it was size 0 cross (philip) head. Then again I have a 400mhz!
Posted by Oink, on Jan 11, 2002 at 11:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Retail OS X is out for almost a year. And Macs... 415 Views / 9 Replies  
Retail OS X is out for almost a year. And Macs sold in the last few months already had OSX installed. Even MS themselves had come up with a OSX only version of Office.

I had a MS mouse. Got sick...
Posted by Oink, on Jan 11, 2002 at 08:35 PM, in macOS
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