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OS X 672 Views / 7 Replies  
Yes, running OS X 10.2.8. Haven't touched 9 in years.

I guess my main beef is that Apple continually pushed the megahertz myth upon us. A 300MHz Mac should certainly have been faster than a 333...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Oct 12, 2003 at 02:44 AM, in Gaming
Quake 3 (G3 vs. Celeron) 672 Views / 7 Replies  
Installed Quake3 on my sister's old Celeron system in order to play against her on our home LAN. I was expecting it to barely run. I was quite surprised by the results.

Her Celeron system specs:...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Oct 9, 2003 at 09:43 PM, in Gaming
Your iBook is mounted on some sort of clear rack.... 2,823 Views / 24 Replies  
Your iBook is mounted on some sort of clear rack. Where did you get that?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Feb 26, 2003 at 01:49 AM, in Hardware Hacking
That's cool. I believe those stickers last came... 1,683 Views / 15 Replies  
That's cool.
I believe those stickers last came with the beige G3. After that machine, the stickers were white.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Feb 26, 2003 at 01:47 AM, in Hardware Hacking
I would have to say original Radeon Mac Edition. ... 1,236 Views / 3 Replies  
I would have to say original Radeon Mac Edition.
32MB DDR memory is excellent.
If you can't find that card, then go for the 7000.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Feb 26, 2003 at 01:43 AM, in Hardware Hacking
It would theoretically work. I believe the Orion... 639 Views / 2 Replies  
It would theoretically work. I believe the Orion is the same chipset as the Rage Magnum (the difference being that the Magnum has 32MB VRAM, Orion has 16MB). However, you would need an updated PC...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Jan 12, 2003 at 11:29 PM, in Hardware Hacking
lol. No the keyboard will not melt. But having... 1,053 Views / 16 Replies  
lol. No the keyboard will not melt. But having a spinning hard disk and an already hot CPU in a confined non-conductive space is never a good idea.

I thought it would be a cool idea to do this...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Dec 10, 2002 at 11:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
lol that was great. 990 Views / 15 Replies  
lol
that was great.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Dec 10, 2002 at 11:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It depends on the machine you put it in. A... 900 Views / 2 Replies  
It depends on the machine you put it in. A lowend G4 will probably play games fine, however, the graphics in future games will need to be toned down.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 22, 2002 at 06:14 PM, in Hardware Hacking
both the fur and shag carpet mods are really well... 6,615 Views / 55 Replies  
both the fur and shag carpet mods are really well done.
good job.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 22, 2002 at 06:11 PM, in Hardware Hacking
haha let's revitalize it. throwing another... 1,119 Views / 8 Replies  
haha let's revitalize it.

throwing another motherboard into an LC 575 is pointless. you might as well just get another machine. the only reason people throw different motherboards into machines...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 22, 2002 at 06:07 PM, in Hardware Hacking
yea that sounds cool but where's the pic? 14,213 Views / 68 Replies  
yea that sounds cool but where's the pic?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 22, 2002 at 06:02 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Set up gateway 491 Views / 7 Replies  
I think you also need to set up your gateway and DNS servers. DHCP auto-assigns the IP addresses as well as provides gateway and DNS information. You need to set the gateway and DNS IPs on all your...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 17, 2002 at 05:34 PM, in macOS
I read somewhere that the chip module would fit,... 868 Views / 4 Replies  
I read somewhere that the chip module would fit, however, it would be underclocked to 533MHz or something like that.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 17, 2002 at 05:32 PM, in Hardware Hacking
1. Firewire them together. Copy contents of home... 481 Views / 1 Replies  
1. Firewire them together. Copy contents of home directory on G4 to home directory on iBook. This will allow for file permissions to be preserved without messing with the iBook system.

2. Go...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 17, 2002 at 01:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That's cool. I currently use Golive (and BBEdit)... 1,011 Views / 13 Replies  
That's cool. I currently use Golive (and BBEdit) and was considering switching to Dreamweaver. I understand that Dreamweaver has more support for stuff like PHP scripts and such...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 17, 2002 at 12:18 AM, in Developer Center
The question you have to ask yourself if whether... 661 Views / 5 Replies  
The question you have to ask yourself if whether you really want the iPod, or whether it would be just a cool accessory.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 15, 2002 at 05:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Actually you need the 6P to 6P cable. The... 550 Views / 6 Replies  
Actually you need the 6P to 6P cable. The machines both have 6P ports on them. The 4P ports are only for devices which do not require power.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 15, 2002 at 04:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I just taught a class on Reason 545 Views / 1 Replies  
I attend an alternative school (www.seeiscool.com) in Toronto, Canada. I am completing my last year there and for credit, I taught a class on how to use Reason.
Seeing how quickly people adapt to...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 03:42 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
GoLive or Dreamweaver? 1,011 Views / 13 Replies  
This may have been asked already, but what are your preferences for WYSIWYG editors? GoLive or Dreamweaver (or other) and why?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 01:03 AM, in Developer Center
You have an excellent point. I never even... 738 Views / 8 Replies  
You have an excellent point. I never even considered anything like this. Previously, with an image like the one posted above, I would make it something like 4px width and 1px height. That is...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 01:00 AM, in Developer Center
moveabletype 460 Views / 1 Replies  
I would recommend MoveableType http://moveabletype.org/. It has a pretty slick interface. However, most content management systems like this are usually a pain to install, due to permissions issues...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:57 AM, in Developer Center
The iBook DOES scale down to 800x600, the same as... 747 Views / 12 Replies  
The iBook DOES scale down to 800x600, the same as your Pismo. I think the original poster meant refresh rate, or something to that effect.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:54 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I would definitely recommend getting a white... 514 Views / 7 Replies  
I would definitely recommend getting a white iBook over clamshell. The better screen resolution plus the faster graphics card and processor make it well worthwhile. Even a new one is fairly cheap....
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Once you find the IP address of your external... 525 Views / 5 Replies  
Once you find the IP address of your external interface, you then set up port redirection. For example, port 80 (web) would redirect to whatever (static) IP your internal webserver is set to.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:46 AM, in Networking
FreeBSD has a command called sockstat that lists... 346 Views / 2 Replies  
FreeBSD has a command called sockstat that lists all currently connected users and the protocol that they connect by. OS X does not have this command built in, however, there may be a port...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:38 AM, in macOS
Wow that was a quick response. The lounge seems... 446 Views / 3 Replies  
Wow that was a quick response.
The lounge seems to be the most popular forum on the whole board.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:32 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I pulled a JoeG4... 446 Views / 3 Replies  
click here to see the image (http://projectprime.com/~jonoid/extra/forums.jpg)
Look in the last post column...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:24 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I do like that idea as well. 1,624 Views / 10 Replies  
I do like that idea as well.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:20 AM, in Hardware Hacking
I heard somewhere that hard drives actually last... 448 Views / 2 Replies  
I heard somewhere that hard drives actually last longer if they are continually spinning, I guess to prevent errors when spinning up or down (?). Spinning down hard drives is useful for power...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:19 AM, in Mac Desktops
Its about time more capture cards become... 777 Views / 6 Replies  
Its about time more capture cards become supported by OS X.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:17 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Are the permissions of the Applications folder... 676 Views / 6 Replies  
Are the permissions of the Applications folder retained using the drag and drop method?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:16 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Also, games based on the Quake 3 engine allow for... 555 Views / 4 Replies  
Also, games based on the Quake 3 engine allow for the proper aspect ratio and resolution. There are some options in the config file that allow you to specify custom resolution.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:14 AM, in Mac Desktops
The usual way of overclocking the machine is... 898 Views / 5 Replies  
The usual way of overclocking the machine is ripping it apart and soldering stuff together. There are tutorials around (such as at xlr8yourmac.com).

What is the URL for the CHUD tool?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 14, 2002 at 12:12 AM, in Mac Notebooks
C'mon Andrew...err...sine. You could hook this... 1,881 Views / 6 Replies  
C'mon Andrew...err...sine. You could hook this ish up.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 13, 2002 at 06:07 PM, in Hardware Hacking
I agree with most of the points you make. There... 996 Views / 24 Replies  
I agree with most of the points you make. There is definitely too much emphasis in trying to get games out as quickly as possible. There should be more emphasis on the quality of the game. ...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 13, 2002 at 02:18 PM, in Gaming
The black is kinda cool...wasn't Apple... 1,646 Views / 3 Replies  
The black is kinda cool...wasn't Apple experimenting with different case colors/materials back in the day? I think i saw a neon Classic somewhere...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 13, 2002 at 02:10 PM, in Hardware Hacking
I agree with iamnid. The 4mx is already an... 1,640 Views / 3 Replies  
I agree with iamnid. The 4mx is already an adequate card for most tasks. It handles games well especially with your current configuration. I would recommend waiting for the next ATI or NVIDIA card.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 13, 2002 at 02:06 PM, in Hardware Hacking
My iBook battery life has gone from 3 hours to 45... 593 Views / 2 Replies  
My iBook battery life has gone from 3 hours to 45 minutes. Purchased in June, 2001. The 10.2 update has reduced battery life by approximately 30 mins.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 08:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I can confirm the problem. It happens largely... 595 Views / 7 Replies  
I can confirm the problem. It happens largely when an information window pops up in the background and it cannot be clicked, although the problem described happens sometimes as well.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 07:54 PM, in macOS
Poll: I find that most services are greyed out most of... 1,841 Views / 51 Replies  
I find that most services are greyed out most of the time. Does Apple have an official document on these and how they work?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 07:44 PM, in macOS
You do not need to purchase new graphics cards. ... 508 Views / 7 Replies  
You do not need to purchase new graphics cards. The cards in those machines are fully supported by OS X.

Also, ADC can be changed to DVI or VGA with an adaptor, so you can use your Apple ADC...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 07:31 PM, in macOS
Re: You will need... 492 Views / 8 Replies  
I installed OS X without problems on my beige G3. The beige is the minimum spec machine that Apple supports. It also does not accelerate the Rage II+ graphics card in the Rev. A machines.

Also,...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 01:22 PM, in macOS
Radeon 1,624 Views / 10 Replies  
I would recommend an ATI Radeon (either 8500 or 9000). Since you are doing graphic design, colour is important. ATI cards put out the best and richest colours.
Both of these cards are also...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 01:13 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Poll: cool site 584 Views / 5 Replies  
this site is truly awesome. its VERY professional looking and has lots of useful content.

EDIT: for those who get it, the domain name is kinda cool too.
Posted by JoNoiD, on Nov 12, 2002 at 02:22 AM, in macOS
just got into 3d in january. i started with... 500 Views / 7 Replies  
just got into 3d in january. i started with strata but was not os x compatible. currently using cinema 4d. the interface is kinda weird but u get used to it and like it. great for stills. have...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Apr 1, 2002 at 12:46 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
display prefs not saved 289 Views / 0 Replies  
have beige g3 266 running os x 10.1.3
one monitor on radeon, one on built-in

wenever i restart the monitor on the built-in becomes the default with menubar
i change it in display prefs so that...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Mar 31, 2002 at 11:46 AM, in macOS
if none of the above solutions work, then it... 566 Views / 6 Replies  
if none of the above solutions work, then it could be your pram battery. it is highly unlikely that it would run out that quickly (couple years) but it could have been defective battery. replace it...
Posted by JoNoiD, on Feb 17, 2002 at 12:57 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
omg...this is such a flashback wicked just... 507 Views / 15 Replies  
omg...this is such a flashback
wicked

just look how much we've accomplished a few years

i stil remember that mars probe qtvr
Posted by JoNoiD, on Feb 13, 2002 at 10:03 PM, in Applications
listing qtss mp3 server in itunes radio 428 Views / 0 Replies  
anybody know how to get a quicktime streaming mp3 server to list under the radio stations in itunes?
Posted by JoNoiD, on Feb 13, 2002 at 01:18 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
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