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Can iMovie take advantage of multiple processors? 132 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a Mac Pro 3.33 single, but just picked up a Mac Pro Dual 2.6....

I basically use my machine for video editing in iMovie, and CAD/Rendering. I know the rendering will increase w more...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Yesterday at 10:17 AM, in Applications
Love those pepper pots. 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Love those pepper pots.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 22, 2021 at 12:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
So what was the point of your previous post? ... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
So what was the point of your previous post? More expensive computer is faster? Is that news?
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 20, 2021 at 01:54 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Yup. But then you don't get any internal... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
Yup. But then you don't get any internal expandability and have to use the iMac display. That's also a $1500-2000 machine.

I sold my mac pro 2.1 all modified for $300, and I bought a 5.1 hex...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 19, 2021 at 03:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Was it a 5.1 cMP? 5.1s work out of the box. ... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
Was it a 5.1 cMP? 5.1s work out of the box. 3.1s and 4.1s need some messing around to get it to work.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 19, 2021 at 12:02 PM, in MacNN Lounge
5.1s have native NVME support. Install mojave... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
5.1s have native NVME support. Install mojave on it and that was that, just select it like normal.

http://blog.greggant.com/posts/2018/05/07/definitive-mac-pro-upgrade-guide.html#nvmesleds
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 18, 2021 at 09:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Hence Mac Pro :P 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
Hence Mac Pro :P
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 18, 2021 at 03:42 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Same, except I upgraded to cheap $15 NVME PCIE... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
Same, except I upgraded to cheap $15 NVME PCIE cards, and NVME SSDs for boot and scratch disks... windows is still on SSD since it's just cad and rendering, not really disk intensive.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 17, 2021 at 01:01 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yeah I'm not having that issue. 5.1 hex,... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
Yeah I'm not having that issue.

5.1 hex, fast enough for me.
32 gigs ram came with it.
SSDs jammed in without rubber bands cuz yolo
Flashed 7970 from 2015 still works great, with boot...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 16, 2021 at 01:29 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My old mac pro boots windows 7 and works fine. ... 13,413 Views / 172 Replies  
My old mac pro boots windows 7 and works fine.

Sounds like a lot of ****ery for newer machines. I did miss a deal on a dual CPU 5.1 for $200 the other day tho. Oh well. More will come. No...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 15, 2021 at 01:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Best Mix of 2021 612 Views / 1 Replies  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QrvmFYoXNtY
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 8, 2021 at 01:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Anybody see Elon's tweets this morning? "I... 1,423 Views / 24 Replies  
Anybody see Elon's tweets this morning?

"I am become meme,
Destroyer of shorts"
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 4, 2021 at 10:45 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Also gotta say the Lampshade G4 iMac was hte best... 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
Also gotta say the Lampshade G4 iMac was hte best form factor of all time. That super adjustable screen was just ****ing awesome; way better than the current form factor.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 2, 2021 at 03:16 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Start fresh, always. 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
Start fresh, always.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 2, 2021 at 03:15 PM, in MacNN Lounge
For web surfing or video editing? 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
For web surfing or video editing?
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 1, 2021 at 06:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yeah, but no expandable ram, no bootcamp for... 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
Yeah, but no expandable ram, no bootcamp for windows, and questionable eGPU support.

If I could literally replace my machine with one, I would consider it more, but it literally can't do bootcamp,...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 1, 2021 at 04:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It can in SOME ways, but from what I've been... 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
It can in SOME ways, but from what I've been reading the cMP still wins for all the ways you can customize it. If they would shove an M1 into a cMP case and offer PCI slots I'd buy one in a...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 1, 2021 at 01:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Isn't that a few years out for pro machines? 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
Isn't that a few years out for pro machines?
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Feb 1, 2021 at 10:59 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm pretty bored with apple the past few years. ... 1,340 Views / 18 Replies  
I'm pretty bored with apple the past few years. I'm not wowed by any of it. The pro is still way too much $, and there still isn't a decent replacement for the cMP. The laptops and phones are...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 31, 2021 at 11:58 AM, in MacNN Lounge
You underestimate the power of focus that hatred... 1,423 Views / 24 Replies  
You underestimate the power of focus that hatred brings about. We are going to get our tendies.

If the market crashes, oh well, guess they'll just get another free government bailout again.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 30, 2021 at 05:58 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Anybody else get in on GME last week? 1,423 Views / 24 Replies  
Got in at 43.

Buckle up retards. Tomorrow is gonna be wild.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 26, 2021 at 07:07 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I haven't watched this but I did catch a trailer,... 1,876 Views / 16 Replies  
I haven't watched this but I did catch a trailer, reminded me a LOT of the simulator in Fallout 3.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 23, 2021 at 06:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm aware. Drove it home, took some photos, and... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
I'm aware. Drove it home, took some photos, and that's it. They're going away since they're for a CRX.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 22, 2021 at 09:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I run billies on anything I can. Oh yeah I... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
I run billies on anything I can.

Oh yeah I bought another car as a Christmas present to myself.

Rust Free
Almost not modified (dumb exhaust and ground control coils/koni dampers)
Engine and...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 22, 2021 at 05:09 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Bilsteins? 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Bilsteins?
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 22, 2021 at 11:55 AM, in MacNN Lounge
That and the socialist rifle association as well.... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
That and the socialist rifle association as well. Yes, lots of liberal gun owners, no doubt.

HOWEVER, what I was getting at, is that the democrats also coddle these ****ing morons who are...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 19, 2021 at 11:20 AM, in Political/War Lounge
You seem like you're trying to refute me point by... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
You seem like you're trying to refute me point by point but I agree with everything you said... so... idk.

TLDR: Dems in cities don't have any exposure to guns. You don't need ot know...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 15, 2021 at 01:33 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I hope those fat diabetic ****s try something, we... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
I hope those fat diabetic ****s try something, we need more memeterial.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 14, 2021 at 07:30 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The only anti-gun people were useless people that... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
The only anti-gun people were useless people that have never fired a gun in their lives, and think the term 'semi automatic' is a scary word and is basically close to automatic. These people would...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 14, 2021 at 11:51 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Disagree completely. Most leftists believe in... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
Disagree completely. Most leftists believe in arming the proletariat. Lots o bernie bros are packing srs firepower and believe in owning a multitude of weapons and becoming proficient with them.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 13, 2021 at 09:45 PM, in Political/War Lounge
sick burn, thorz 2,032 Views / 16 Replies  
sick burn, thorz
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 13, 2021 at 06:25 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Mostly people who are fiscally conservative and... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
Mostly people who are fiscally conservative and don't want to pay anything for taxes... they hear about tax hikes for the bajillionaires and their frog brains somehow translate that into that they...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 13, 2021 at 06:04 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I think the GOP is imploding and moderate... 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
I think the GOP is imploding and moderate republicans are disgusted by the trumptards, and will start to distance themselves. Might even fracture the party. Not really what I wanted when I said I...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 13, 2021 at 04:58 PM, in Political/War Lounge
www.trumpfags.com 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
www.trumpfags.com
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 13, 2021 at 12:02 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Awww. They only shot 4 of them. :( 31,718 Views / 542 Replies  
Awww. They only shot 4 of them. :(
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Jan 7, 2021 at 02:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
You would have something as unoriginal and boring... 3,898 Views / 19 Replies  
You would have something as unoriginal and boring as T-Rex as your favorite dinosaur. :thumbsdow
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 26, 2020 at 11:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I agree completely. Isn't mine so have at it. 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
I agree completely. Isn't mine so have at it.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 18, 2020 at 08:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Get the valves done too, backcut for more flow. ... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Get the valves done too, backcut for more flow. Heads are where all the magic happens. :)

Here's a pic of my project jag I picked up a few months ago:

https://i.imgur.com/hzWrI4P.jpg...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 18, 2020 at 01:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
$100 a year? Where? 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
$100 a year? Where?
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 17, 2020 at 02:02 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My advice: Get the headgasket coated in... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
My advice: Get the headgasket coated in something. I use copper HG spray. It allows the block/head to slide on the gasket, and not tear it, and fills in any imperfections. On high boost drag...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 16, 2020 at 05:39 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Wouldn't work for older vehicles, I'd imagine. 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Wouldn't work for older vehicles, I'd imagine.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 16, 2020 at 02:04 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I get ****ed. It's really dumb imho. Like, if... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
I get ****ed. It's really dumb imho. Like, if I have 3 cars, I can understand the potential losses are 3x as much as a single car, so my rates should be higher. Otoh, I can only DRIVE one car at...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 16, 2020 at 11:56 AM, in MacNN Lounge
It's peanuts if you have a place to park it. My... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
It's peanuts if you have a place to park it. My daily has paid for itself in fuel savings many times over, and is reliable AF.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 15, 2020 at 11:26 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Wait I forgot one. My girl's VW. 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Wait I forgot one. My girl's VW.
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 15, 2020 at 08:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yeah I went the other direction. I have to count... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Yeah I went the other direction. I have to count to figure out how many I own at the moment. I would say it's hoarding but everything I own works (except 1!) and is in good shape.

- economical...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 15, 2020 at 08:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I just hate how big they are. I had a 90s... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
I just hate how big they are. I had a 90s Dakota for a while, with the tiny rear bench seat/extended cab. Could haul 4 people in a pinch, but had a 6.5' bed so it would haul tons of shit and still...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 14, 2020 at 06:51 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Fack just bought another car. How many cars do... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
Fack just bought another car. How many cars do I have now? I don't know. I'd have to start counting. This is definitely too many. Overwhelmed but it is a bucket list car...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 11, 2020 at 06:13 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I have a thing for vintage powertools..... I... 3,898 Views / 19 Replies  
I have a thing for vintage powertools..... I picked this up a few years ago, this is what it looked like when I got it:

https://i.imgur.com/VcurWg6.jpg

It's a 1955 craftsman 10" tablesaw, and...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 8, 2020 at 03:04 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My issue is that pill shaped element is not... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
My issue is that pill shaped element is not repeated anywhere else on the car. Nor are consistently radiused curves. They just look out of place, like they were glued on there from something...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 5, 2020 at 03:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I can't stand those headlights either. They look... 483,032 Views / 1,315 Replies  
I can't stand those headlights either. They look terrible.

What I find amazing is that anyone who is a huge critic of Tesla will be a huge fan of Rivian, and they're not consistent at all.
...
Posted by MacNNFamous, on Dec 4, 2020 at 02:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
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