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You're kidding right? Have you actually looked at... 8,392 Views / 78 Replies  
You're kidding right? Have you actually looked at the code/crap that GoLive writes?

If Microsoft buys Macromedia and pollutes Dreamweaver, a LOT of web developers will be forced to go Windows.
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Posted by 47Ronin, on Dec 25, 2002 at 12:58 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I won't be able to test this until later but... 512 Views / 23 Replies  
I won't be able to test this until later but anyone who is having problems launching the Terminal (slow launches) should try getting rid of all your Classic fonts, backing them up somewhere, then...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 8, 2001 at 06:59 PM, in macOS
I logged in and opened ProcessViewer. (CPU... 512 Views / 23 Replies  
I logged in and opened ProcessViewer. (CPU Monitor is already running but doesn't tell you the whole story).. If you launch Terminal.app you will notice that the CPU Monitor will peg hard since the...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 8, 2001 at 06:27 PM, in macOS
how to fsck -y disks at startup 311 Views / 1 Replies  
I've been trying to fix my OS X drives on my G4 and I can't get to the black screen at boot time to type fsck -y... I wait until I hear the BOOONG sound then I hold down the "s" key.. It never does...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 3, 2001 at 06:52 PM, in macOS
Admins can't browse non-admin folders?? 377 Views / 2 Replies  
Try logging into your admin account.. now create a non-admin user. Go to the Finder and look inside your Users folder. Your newly-created user is there but you can't open his "personal" folders like...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 3, 2001 at 01:03 AM, in macOS
Darnit, the question was: Can Mac OS X address... 322 Views / 14 Replies  
Darnit, the question was: Can Mac OS X address memory greater than 1.5GB?? We all know that you can put 2GB or more into the slots.. but what is the OS's maximum addressable memory space?
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Posted by 47Ronin, on Feb 9, 2001 at 05:21 PM, in macOS
in a way obviously its true.. 9.1 hates pc's in... 434 Views / 3 Replies  
in a way obviously its true.. 9.1 hates pc's in general cause you can no longer format disks as ms-dos!

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Glenn
47 Ronin Multimedia
www.47ronin.com
Posted by 47Ronin, on Jan 12, 2001 at 05:24 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
you can no longer format disks (zips in... 2,675 Views / 196 Replies  
you can no longer format disks (zips in particular) as MS-DOS!

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Glenn
47 Ronin Multimedia
www.47ronin.com
Posted by 47Ronin, on Jan 12, 2001 at 02:41 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
This occured in the older version when you... 289 Views / 3 Replies  
This occured in the older version when you entered your Yahoo! password incorrectly. I informed the author. Apparently this has been fixed in the new version (0.16 I think?)

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Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 31, 2000 at 07:47 PM, in macOS
Remote mac file sizes are all screwed up! 249 Views / 0 Replies  
This occurs with OS X Macs that are booted into the Mac OS 9 partition. Many times (on several different Macs).. the OS 9 user will connect to any other Mac over AppleTalk and will notice that every...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 24, 2000 at 08:21 PM, in macOS
Actually there is good reason for 72 dpi.. this... 408 Views / 15 Replies  
Actually there is good reason for 72 dpi.. this was and still is a standard measurement when calculating type height in graphic design. Because Macintosh was designed to accurately represent type and...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 23, 2000 at 09:00 PM, in macOS
Actually there is good reason for 72 dpi.. this... 408 Views / 15 Replies  
Actually there is good reason for 72 dpi.. this was and still is a standard measurement when calculating type height in graphic design. Because Macintosh was designed to accurately represent type and...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 23, 2000 at 08:58 PM, in macOS
I'm already using the "stable" version as a... 618 Views / 21 Replies  
I'm already using the "stable" version as a replacement for BBEdit. It's a little slow plus I have to always launch it from the command-line in the foreground (no &).. I can't get it to remember what...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 13, 2000 at 08:50 PM, in Developer Center
Question: I've done the jar xvf Dynamo4.5.1.jar... 1,265 Views / 13 Replies  
Question: I've done the jar xvf Dynamo4.5.1.jar and the Dynamo4.5.1/ directory now resides on a clean drive. I've chmod 755 bin/Install
...I tried to bin/Install to run the installation script but...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 6, 2000 at 09:50 PM, in Developer Center
so... is there a grand reason why certain... 2,621 Views / 205 Replies  
so... is there a grand reason why certain commands no longer work, like ping?

Ping [anything] results in:
ping: socket: Operation not permitted

right now it's /sbin/ping was -r-sr-xr-x
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Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 6, 2000 at 06:21 PM, in macOS
I may be talking out my arse but all of the... 1,265 Views / 13 Replies  
I may be talking out my arse but all of the DynamoCommerceServers I've seen running have been through ports 8840. Does that help?

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Glenn
47 Ronin Multimedia
www.47ronin.com
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 4, 2000 at 05:39 PM, in Developer Center
Can't ping anything! 333 Views / 0 Replies  
I know I probably screwed up something with permissions (CHMOD) or with services running (Samba, SSH2, SWAT).. I can no longer ping anyone from a terminal. I get this error:

ping: socket:...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 4, 2000 at 05:37 PM, in macOS
To install OmniWeb.. you have two choices,... 394 Views / 10 Replies  
To install OmniWeb.. you have two choices, Stuffit Expander (carbon) or command line. You can go to the Omnigroup site and download a .sit for the file and make sure you use the CARBON version of...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Sep 27, 2000 at 04:29 AM, in macOS
Please let me know if you figure out how to get... 1,265 Views / 13 Replies  
Please let me know if you figure out how to get this running. It would be VERY helpful to my company, which is nearly all NT (except for my area, which has two G4s). I'd like to be able to do web...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Sep 27, 2000 at 04:18 AM, in Developer Center
Partitioning and Installation 353 Views / 7 Replies  
I noticed in the Beta docs that there is no longer the "Important" note that says Mac OS 9 needs to be on the FIRST partition of a split drive. I have it on the second partition.. could it be that...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Sep 13, 2000 at 04:48 PM, in macOS
What discs are you having problems with? I have a... 502 Views / 15 Replies  
What discs are you having problems with? I have a G4/500 and I just upgraded to 9.0.4 with DVD 2.2 and I have zero problems with sync on the Matrix or any DVD in fact.

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Glenn...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 5, 2000 at 05:17 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
For any control panel or extension that has the... 542 Views / 15 Replies  
For any control panel or extension that has the option of showing an icon at startup, make sure it is set to OFF. It may shave off a second or two in the long run if you don't have to get all the...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Jan 1, 2000 at 09:41 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Have you tried MacOS Purge? I can usually reclaim... 372 Views / 1 Replies  
Have you tried MacOS Purge? I can usually reclaim up to 7MB RAM after quitting programs. There's no getting around the fragmentation, especially with VM off. I run with VM off only because I want...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Dec 4, 1999 at 07:03 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
As always, try booting with a base or Apple-only... 436 Views / 7 Replies  
As always, try booting with a base or Apple-only extension set (well, in this case, load all the Microsloth extensions as well) and then try launching the Outlook program. Try also copying the .PAB...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Dec 1, 1999 at 02:30 PM, in Applications
I believe the cause is that current versions of... 507 Views / 3 Replies  
I believe the cause is that current versions of AppleShare (the one built into normal MacOS) only show remote volume sizes up to 2 or 4 GB. Anything larger and it will not show the actual free space....
Posted by 47Ronin, on Nov 12, 1999 at 06:43 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Apparently, MacOS 9 has broken the DHCP... 613 Views / 6 Replies  
Apparently, MacOS 9 has broken the DHCP implementation again and now, at least in my area (San Diego, CA), users of Cox@Home cable modem service can no longer use DHCP to obtain an IP address, so we...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Nov 11, 1999 at 04:27 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Actually, I believe in MacOS 9 the Documents... 504 Views / 5 Replies  
Actually, I believe in MacOS 9 the Documents folder won't go away (AFAIK until someone patches this). You can have your general controls set to go anywhere but a Documents folder and it will still be...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Nov 3, 1999 at 05:52 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Every major OS upgrade has its problems,... 739 Views / 30 Replies  
Every major OS upgrade has its problems, especially a consumer one like MacOS, which can be installed on many variations of machines with various software situations. The best way to avoid problems...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Nov 2, 1999 at 02:05 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Do you have virtual memory enabled? I know that... 593 Views / 10 Replies  
Do you have virtual memory enabled? I know that VM always slows down interface response time (and causes sound to occur "late").
Posted by 47Ronin, on Nov 1, 1999 at 02:09 AM, in Mac Desktops
Keychain access and web passwords 539 Views / 1 Replies  
Has anyone got this to work? Someone did show how it was done.. dragging password-page bookmarks from IE to the Keychain control panel.. BUT.. it doesn't work for all the sites I've ever went to....
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 29, 1999 at 11:26 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
How to import Outlook 8.2.1 address book? 615 Views / 1 Replies  
Our corporation gets email through an MS Exchange Server, so our Macs have been using the Outlook 8.2.1 Exchange Server Edition for Macintosh. Frankly, it reeks of the Windows client. I'm trying to...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 21, 1999 at 02:45 AM, in Applications
I had problems with NUM5 but I figured out how to... 631 Views / 5 Replies  
I had problems with NUM5 but I figured out how to fix them. I initially noticed that login would crash at startup then continued booting; then freezing after a short while. Force quitting revealed...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 19, 1999 at 05:14 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I assume that your Macs are connected to a cable... 584 Views / 6 Replies  
I assume that your Macs are connected to a cable modem via 10Base-T Ethernet. If your friend is in the same neighborhood, you might be on the same cable modem system hub so you could actually see him...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 18, 1999 at 05:17 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
My bad.. it SORTA works if u enter an AFP address... 711 Views / 1 Replies  
My bad.. it SORTA works if u enter an AFP address in Internet Explorer. IE will open up the Network Browser and attempt to resolve the address. However, you can't open it up if you're on the same...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 13, 1999 at 08:28 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
afp addresses WTF? 711 Views / 1 Replies  
I noticed that if I turn on TCP/IP file sharing I get an URL for my machine (which I can't even select to copy!!). If you Show Balloons, it says that you can use that URL to open a server via a web...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 13, 1999 at 08:21 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Network browsing 604 Views / 0 Replies  
Anyone know how to get extra services to show up in the Network Browser. I got my CD in the mail yesterday but can't get any external addresses to show up.. the damn thing says the "Name Server is...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 13, 1999 at 08:19 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
CNN's Top 10 home PCs for Nov. 1999? 357 Views / 1 Replies  
http://www.cnn.com/TECH/computing/9910/11/tophome.nov.idg/index.html
Notice they fail to mention the top-selling PC (the iMac)? Notice they don't even talk about the G4???? CNN has been doing this...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Oct 11, 1999 at 03:37 PM, in Mac Desktops
Here's my final word: QT4.0b22 is fine. Why? It... 763 Views / 25 Replies  
Here's my final word: QT4.0b22 is fine. Why? It may be hardware/OS related because I'm having ZERO problems except Adobe Type Reunion conflict. I am on a 7600/120 upgraded to a 305MHz G3 (512k L2 &...
Posted by 47Ronin, on May 6, 1999 at 06:53 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Yeah, nothing is really wrong with QT4 that could... 623 Views / 12 Replies  
Yeah, nothing is really wrong with QT4 that could kill your machine that bad. I have a 7600/G3 running 8.6GM w/QT4 and I haven't crashed for almost 8 days (running SETI@Home 24/7). Maybe you have too...
Posted by 47Ronin, on May 6, 1999 at 06:40 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Feedback on NEW QT4.0b22 May 4, 1999 623 Views / 12 Replies  
I'm about to restart my machine so sorry I don't have anything to report. Just wanted to start discussion on any bugfixes that may have been introduced.

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Glenn
47 Ronin...
Posted by 47Ronin, on May 5, 1999 at 01:38 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I can verify that QT4 and ATR conflict, although... 674 Views / 10 Replies  
I can verify that QT4 and ATR conflict, although I couldn't understand how. Our design department has G3/233 machines and each have ATR installed. After installing QT4, the font family feature didn't...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 26, 1999 at 10:23 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
How do you play MP3 streams from online radio? 536 Views / 1 Replies  
QT4 Player can't seem to handle the MP3 streams from the same online radio stations that advertise to WinAmp users:
http://www.datagrid.com/~flipside/station/

Is it possible?
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Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 22, 1999 at 04:56 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Actually it doesn't seem to stream the content... 635 Views / 6 Replies  
Actually it doesn't seem to stream the content that appears on the mentioned page -- please tell me if I'm doing this wrong or what..
http://www.datagrid.com/~flipside/station/

Can QT4 Player...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 22, 1999 at 04:53 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Wouldn't you like streaming MP3s in QT? 635 Views / 6 Replies  
I know of many online radio stations that stream MP3s over the internet and tell their users to just type an URL into WinAmp. Quicktime Player should have the ability to stream this type of media...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 21, 1999 at 11:15 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
QT4 streaming video is "improved" 518 Views / 0 Replies  
Could it be possible that the daytime load on the networks screwed up QT4 streams? Tonight I played the BBC live broadcast directly in the Quicktime Player and used the Present Movie option to scale...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 21, 1999 at 06:08 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Removing ATI Desktop Video CSM solves the... 729 Views / 6 Replies  
Removing ATI Desktop Video CSM solves the problem. I didn't notice my control missing until later today. I always wondered why MacsBug (debugger) would trap a crash during startup.. supposed pointing...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 21, 1999 at 05:57 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
The interface is cool except for the retro... 780 Views / 17 Replies  
The interface is cool except for the retro flat-style progress bar. The favorites drawer is the worst thing.. it's slow to expand/contract (jerkily instead of smooth). You can't really tell what...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 20, 1999 at 10:29 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Pros/Cons of QT4 beta 642 Views / 2 Replies  
My department has three G3 Macs and we can download the main installer but the subsequent component installer can't download because we're behind this heinous firewall. I was able to download QT4 at...
Posted by 47Ronin, on Apr 20, 1999 at 05:35 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
 
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