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iCal -> web via php library 1,492 Views / 15 Replies  
There is already a great php calendar library built by these guys, i use an implimentation of it for my Fraternity's online calendar. it uses a mysql database, and it would be easy to write a php...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 10, 2002 at 03:57 PM, in macOS
Dazzle Multimedia makes a product called the... 503 Views / 9 Replies  
Dazzle Multimedia makes a product called the Hollywood DV Bridge - same thing as the Sony converter. Apple's iMovie site only lists the Sony converter as being compatable, but Dazzle's website...
Posted by iBeige, on Dec 21, 2001 at 02:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I use my iBook 2/500 in classes as well -... 766 Views / 6 Replies  
I use my iBook 2/500 in classes as well - although I've been able to get up to 6 and a half hours of battery life out of it.

The three things that use up the battery the most are 1) the screen, 2)...
Posted by iBeige, on Nov 26, 2001 at 04:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you have the following nokia phones, go to... 451 Views / 5 Replies  
If you have the following nokia phones, go to http://www.softgsm.com for an adapter that will connect via USB to any mac running OS 9. I doubt this will work under OS X yet.

5110
5130
5146 ...
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 31, 2001 at 06:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
5G24 - You though you had 255 character filenames! 359 Views / 5 Replies  
Messing around in 5G24, I connected via AFP to my MacOS X Server 10.1 and noticed this interesting problem that didn't exist in 10.0.4:

http://www.dcubed.net/window.jpg

Interesting, no? :-)
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 27, 2001 at 07:57 PM, in macOS
Short answer is, Apple messed up. Navigate to... 335 Views / 4 Replies  
Short answer is, Apple messed up. Navigate to Hard Drive/Applications (Mac OS 9)/QuickTime/ and open the classic version of the QuickTime player, which uses Classic's codecs. Bam, AVI files. I have a...
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 26, 2001 at 05:47 AM, in macOS
Easy. Set up the preferences how you want them,... 264 Views / 1 Replies  
Easy. Set up the preferences how you want them, then go find them in /Users/<your name>/Library/Preferences/

For example, the terminal's preference file is:
com.apple.Terminal.plist or something...
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 26, 2001 at 05:42 AM, in macOS
The problem is that OS X 10.0.4 and earlier use... 297 Views / 2 Replies  
The problem is that OS X 10.0.4 and earlier use AFP - basically, AppleShare protocol over TCP/IP. Computers running 9 and earlier use AppleShare over AppleTalk, Apple's proprietary networking...
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 26, 2001 at 05:37 AM, in macOS
Once you have installed OS X from a CDROM, if you... 266 Views / 2 Replies  
Once you have installed OS X from a CDROM, if you boot from that CDROM and wait until the installation screen appears, go look at the menu bar and find an option "Reset root password" or something...
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 26, 2001 at 05:31 AM, in macOS
As long as you get any cable modem that connects... 407 Views / 2 Replies  
As long as you get any cable modem that connects to your computer using Ethernet, you'll be fine with OS X, Linux, Windoze, OS 7-9, whatever. I would stay away from USB cable/dsl modems because of a...
Posted by iBeige, on Aug 26, 2001 at 05:29 AM, in macOS
I got a nice envelope from Apple titled "March... 390 Views / 19 Replies  
I got a nice envelope from Apple titled "March Delta Seed" yesterday the 19th, postmarked March 16th. Inside was the licensce agreement, a copy of the email we all got, and two CD's - MacOS X Release...
Posted by iBeige, on Mar 20, 2001 at 11:12 AM, in Developer Center
I have installed and am running Samba 2.0.7... 359 Views / 3 Replies  
I have installed and am running Samba 2.0.7 (latest) on my OSXPB G4. I have some pointers to the install files at http://www.dcubed.com/macosx/ and I'll post my own instructions there soon enough....
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 22, 2000 at 08:41 AM, in macOS
Wolverine - yes, that WOULD work, *if you are... 570 Views / 3 Replies  
Wolverine - yes, that WOULD work, *if you are running X in single user mode*.

In all normal cases, yes, MacOS X, like any true BSD system, uses NetInfo for all services. I found some good...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 21, 2000 at 02:18 AM, in Developer Center
I set up a board for us web guys and MacOS X... 635 Views / 19 Replies  
I set up a board for us web guys and MacOS X Public Beta - go there to start forums about PHP, SQL, Apache, WebObjects, Perl... you get the idea:


[This message has been edited by John (edited...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 21, 2000 at 02:12 AM, in Developer Center
Great idea! I'm trying to get my hands on a DP4... 518 Views / 5 Replies  
Great idea! I'm trying to get my hands on a DP4 so I can get the dev tools out of it. Shouldn't be a problem - you can use the System Disk prefs panel to switch between volumes, or even just option...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 21, 2000 at 01:51 AM, in Developer Center
Apache, SQL, Samba, PHP - new message board! 263 Views / 1 Replies  
http://www.dCubed.com/cgi-bin/forumdisplay.cgi?action=topics&forum=Tech+Talk&number=1&DaysPrune=&LastLogin=

Alright, fellow web coders, let's help eachother out. I'll donate the message board.
...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 05:59 AM, in macOS
Su to root Make a copy of... 337 Views / 6 Replies  
Su to root
Make a copy of /Library/WebServer/Configuration/apache.conf
Open it w/ your favorite text editor (I use Pico, but I have nothing against VI-heads)
Search for and uncomment the line
...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 05:17 AM, in macOS
If you're any sort of web geek like me, you'll... 296 Views / 2 Replies  
If you're any sort of web geek like me, you'll want to edit the apache.confs file. This is found in /Library/WebServer/Configuration/apache.conf (make a backup first!).

The file is pretty self...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 04:30 AM, in macOS
As companies bring USB functionality to X, you'll... 368 Views / 22 Replies  
As companies bring USB functionality to X, you'll see USB overdrive and other drivers take shape. I have a logitech optical 3 button/wheel mouse, and the wheel works in SOME X apps, such as OmniWeb,...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 04:24 AM, in macOS
As companies bring USB functionality to X, you'll... 299 Views / 10 Replies  
As companies bring USB functionality to X, you'll see USB overdrive and other drivers take shape. I have a logitech optical 3 button/wheel mouse, and the wheel works in SOME X apps, such as OmniWeb,...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 04:24 AM, in macOS
OS X only supports AppleShare over TCP/IP - so... 264 Views / 3 Replies  
OS X only supports AppleShare over TCP/IP - so make sure you check the box "Enable sharing over TCP/IP" underneath the Start/Stop button in the File Sharing control panel.

Dan
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 04:21 AM, in macOS
OS X only supports AppleShare over TCP/IP - so... 261 Views / 3 Replies  
OS X only supports AppleShare over TCP/IP - so make sure you check the box "Enable sharing over TCP/IP" underneath the Start/Stop button in the File Sharing control panel.

Dan
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 20, 2000 at 04:21 AM, in macOS
There isn't even a way to do it in AS in 9, as... 430 Views / 3 Replies  
There isn't even a way to do it in AS in 9, as far as I could find! Apple saved (thank GOD) the Option-Clicking on the desktop to hide the current apps windows shortcut - you can hide all apps pretty...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 19, 2000 at 04:07 AM, in macOS
The Sleep command in Desktop may not do anything,... 433 Views / 19 Replies  
The Sleep command in Desktop may not do anything, but the Energy Saver preferences should take effect - it puts my monitor to sleep nicely.

Desktop > System Preferences > Energy Saver
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 19, 2000 at 03:50 AM, in macOS
Boot off the CD, run the beta installer again,... 292 Views / 1 Replies  
Boot off the CD, run the beta installer again, this time click the checkbox "erase destination disk" or whatever. Leaving residual file systems on a unix partition when re-installing is really bad...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 18, 2000 at 06:45 AM, in macOS
I have a G4/450 that was running Darwin 1.0 (it's... 379 Views / 2 Replies  
I have a G4/450 that was running Darwin 1.0 (it's a nice, free, fast web server for Macs - apache!), and I just installed X beta and blew away the drive. So I don't have 9 installed. So, "classic"...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 18, 2000 at 06:43 AM, in macOS
Classic (OS 9) runs ON TOP of the MacOS X's... 370 Views / 2 Replies  
Classic (OS 9) runs ON TOP of the MacOS X's services later (darwin) - if the software isn't compatible with the low - level workings of darwin, it ain't gonna work. Check with your providor, and read...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 18, 2000 at 06:41 AM, in macOS
those commands can only be run from the command... 983 Views / 19 Replies  
those commands can only be run from the command line, and as of now, only affect the command line. Probably wouldn't be too hard to write a little x daemon that listens for walls from the admin (like...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 18, 2000 at 06:32 AM, in macOS
Also, it doesn't sound like you are holding down... 346 Views / 2 Replies  
Also, it doesn't sound like you are holding down the option key soon enough - if you were, you would get a boot selector screen that would have icons for every bootable volume on the system....
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 18, 2000 at 06:24 AM, in macOS
I really should have known better... I ran MacOS... 983 Views / 19 Replies  
I really should have known better... I ran MacOS X Server 1.2 on that G4 for the last six months.. even bought a UPS system for it (although APC's new "Mac" UPC system doesn't work under 9, x, or...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 17, 2000 at 04:39 PM, in macOS
OSX Does not support ANY usb devices other than... 417 Views / 3 Replies  
OSX Does not support ANY usb devices other than generic keyboards and mice. To get a burner to work, you need to write a USB driver, a CDR device driver, and then run a carbonized or cocoa burning...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 17, 2000 at 04:32 PM, in macOS
Setting up apache is as hard as clicking "web... 639 Views / 35 Replies  
Setting up apache is as hard as clicking "web server on/off" button in the Sharing tab in Prefs. Yeesh.

I made the mistake of using /sbin/restart instead of the restart button on the login...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 17, 2000 at 04:18 PM, in macOS
Carbon apps are new versions of applications -... 308 Views / 1 Replies  
Carbon apps are new versions of applications - they have to be re-written - and because it requires a pretty good chunk of re-coding, it requires a recompile, so in short: yes, you'll need to...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 03:12 PM, in macOS
/sbin/restart - DO *NOT* USE!!!! 983 Views / 19 Replies  
I needed to reboot so I jumped for /sbin/restart, which rebooted me rather quickly, but it BLEW AWAY THE FILE SYSTEM!!! Now after loading the kernel and modules, it just hangs there changing the...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 03:10 PM, in macOS
This is what I get when I FTP to my own MacOS X... 294 Views / 6 Replies  
This is what I get when I FTP to my own MacOS X Public Beta box:

Connected to localhost.
220 bling FTP server (Version 6.00) ready.
Name (localhost:dan):
331 Password required for dan....
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 07:40 AM, in macOS
Wolverine - if you're getting permission denied,... 470 Views / 24 Replies  
Wolverine - if you're getting permission denied, you can use these commands to bring permission back to you:

# su
<type your password>
# chown <name> <file>
# chmod 755 <file>

755 is the...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 05:44 AM, in macOS
I ran SETI for awhile until i realized it was a... 470 Views / 24 Replies  
I ran SETI for awhile until i realized it was a horrible waste of processing power when you can be running RC5! Go get the MacOS X version (dp4) from http://www.distributed.net - it's optimized both...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 05:41 AM, in macOS
I'm pretty sure you can dual-boot on the same... 444 Views / 22 Replies  
I'm pretty sure you can dual-boot on the same partition as long as it's formatted HFS+ and you're using MacOS 9 or later. It's suggested you re-partition, but there shouldn't be a need.. the folders...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 05:38 AM, in macOS
Try... 261 Views / 1 Replies  
Try http://www.versiontracker.com/vt_mac_osx.shtml or http://www.carbontracker.com

Dan
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 16, 2000 at 05:32 AM, in macOS
No, but I'm interesed too.. also installing SQL... 635 Views / 19 Replies  
No, but I'm interesed too.. also installing SQL to self-teach it, as well as Samba. If people are interested, I may start a web page with how-tos on compiling MySQL and PHP on MacOS X Public Beta...
Posted by iBeige, on Sep 15, 2000 at 07:03 PM, in Developer Center
never mind, problem fixed. turns out Intech makes... 290 Views / 1 Replies  
never mind, problem fixed. turns out Intech makes the drive a great reader, but kills burning over 4x! With the Apple CD/DVD drivers and Toast extension, it burns at 12x just fine. Strange.
Posted by iBeige, on Jul 12, 2000 at 12:14 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Help! New Plextor 12/10/32 only burns at 4x! 290 Views / 1 Replies  
I've had my Plex 12/10/32 (IDE internal on G4/AGP) for a few days now, it's been workin beautifully at 12x using Toast 4.1, and all of a sudden it can't burn above 4x!! It's driving me nuts!! Not...
Posted by iBeige, on Jul 10, 2000 at 02:59 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I've been having similar trouble. I had to send... 1,598 Views / 2 Replies  
I've been having similar trouble. I had to send an entire slew of email with different attachment settings before my windows friend finally was able to recieve the files - which were windows driver...
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 26, 1999 at 02:50 AM, in Applications
1 - Select "Schedules" from the Tools menu. 2 -... 317 Views / 2 Replies  
1 - Select "Schedules" from the Tools menu.
2 - Click "New"
3 - Enter a name ("Get Mail", etc)
4 - Select "Repeating Schedule" under When, and enter a time value.
5 - Add connections for each...
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 25, 1999 at 06:38 PM, in Applications
MS's way of "supporting" OS9 is by looking for... 367 Views / 1 Replies  
MS's way of "supporting" OS9 is by looking for mail in user folders when operating under Multiple Users. You can read about how to enable this in the Read Me file included in the Outlook folder,...
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 25, 1999 at 06:32 PM, in Applications
You can pick up AppleScripts that do a beautiful... 311 Views / 1 Replies  
You can pick up AppleScripts that do a beautiful job of importing your contacts and extra folders from Emailer over at www.macemail.com. (http://www.macemail.com.)
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 25, 1999 at 06:25 PM, in Applications
Yes. The MacOS 9 CD is bootable. Dan ... 543 Views / 8 Replies  
Yes. The MacOS 9 CD is bootable.

Dan
dan@dCubed.com
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 21, 1999 at 11:05 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
After I imported my mail from Emailer, I noticed... 419 Views / 5 Replies  
After I imported my mail from Emailer, I noticed this too - until I read more into it. Seems that OE5 can import the "mbox" format (why they chose this over rfc, I sort of understand..).. which...
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 21, 1999 at 10:54 PM, in Applications
Anyone look at ANAT and AppleShare IP? ... 596 Views / 3 Replies  
Anyone look at ANAT and AppleShare IP?
http://www.apple.com/appleshareip/text/information.html

Supports up to 10,000 users. I'm pretty sure this is the user/group file that OS9 would use from a...
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 21, 1999 at 08:21 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
It should be noted that the Palm conduit included... 364 Views / 4 Replies  
It should be noted that the Palm conduit included in the Extras folder of OE5 ONLY supports contact syncronization - NOT EMAIL! I spent five hours upgrading from Emailer 2.0 (via some sweet scripts...
Posted by iBeige, on Oct 21, 1999 at 08:15 PM, in Applications
 
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