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I didn't go there, but my impression is that... 820 Views / 11 Replies  
I didn't go there, but my impression is that Oregon State has a well regarded computer science program.
Posted by fats, on Jul 31, 2007 at 09:43 PM, in Developer Center
no, the nintendo usb device cannot be used in... 809 Views / 7 Replies  
no, the nintendo usb device cannot be used in macs, but if you have an airport card (which can be used in any mac) you don't need it since you can use software base station instead. turn on software...
Posted by fats, on Jan 1, 2006 at 07:17 PM, in Gaming
Chris: I'll get in touch with you when I'm a... 392 Views / 6 Replies  
Chris:
I'll get in touch with you when I'm a little closer to having a finished project.

Millennium:
A profiler is a great idea, and it should be easy to implement. I'm adding that to my to-do...
Posted by fats, on Nov 30, 2005 at 11:21 AM, in Developer Center
http://homepage.mac.com/jameshoward/.Pictures/js.p... 392 Views / 6 Replies  
http://homepage.mac.com/jameshoward/.Pictures/js.png

As you can see, I went ahead and started writing it anyway. It will be useful to me at the least, and perhaps to a few others as well, so the...
Posted by fats, on Nov 30, 2005 at 02:06 AM, in Developer Center
Interest Check: WebKit based Javascript debugger 392 Views / 6 Replies  
While Venkman (http://www.mozilla.org/projects/venkman/) exists for Mozilla based browsers, as far as I know there is no Javascript debugger for Safari and other WebKit based browsers. I know a lot...
Posted by fats, on Nov 21, 2005 at 06:52 PM, in Developer Center
I think partitions is a bad thing on a notebook... 254 Views / 10 Replies  
I think partitions is a bad thing on a notebook considering their smaller drives. On my iMac I use an OS 9 and an OS X partition. You always end up with a lopsided distribution of space with...
Posted by fats, on Nov 21, 2001 at 05:02 AM, in Mac OS X
Doesn't OpenStep have it? At least Window Maker... 244 Views / 16 Replies  
Doesn't OpenStep have it? At least Window Maker does. I'm not surprised.

How do you know he was double clicking on system preferences? I can't tell from the demo. I mean he keeps the mouse...
Posted by fats, on Oct 25, 2001 at 03:57 AM, in Mac OS X
You guys do realize that SBS has been possible... 294 Views / 10 Replies  
You guys do realize that SBS has been possible since the public beta through the terminal don't you?

I don't think Apple is intending for people to have to do this but it is like a four line...
Posted by fats, on Aug 18, 2001 at 12:59 PM, in Mac OS X
On one hand I'm kind of glad to hear others can... 364 Views / 15 Replies  
On one hand I'm kind of glad to hear others can reproduce this problem so I won't feel like I should be formatting my drive and starting fresh, but on the other I think this may be a bug with the was...
Posted by fats, on Aug 10, 2001 at 02:53 AM, in Applications
Compressed textures is a "0" 364 Views / 15 Replies  
Compressed textures is a "0"
Posted by fats, on Aug 7, 2001 at 02:13 PM, in Applications
Here's the deal. My texture quality was already... 364 Views / 15 Replies  
Here's the deal. My texture quality was already at about a third so I didn't change it (unless that was a specific variable I was supposed to set).

I lowered com_hunkmegs to 128. This enabled me...
Posted by fats, on Aug 7, 2001 at 12:55 AM, in Applications
BUMP! This is important! Why doesn't it... 364 Views / 15 Replies  
BUMP!

This is important! Why doesn't it work? Somebody must have some idea. Please.
Posted by fats, on Aug 5, 2001 at 08:36 PM, in Applications
Oh, I don't know about Puma keeping them to lay... 238 Views / 8 Replies  
Oh, I don't know about Puma keeping them to lay low. I'm already seeing the articles in the newspaper on how XP is supposed to turn the economy around (would you believe that BS?).

XP sounds like...
Posted by fats, on Aug 5, 2001 at 08:34 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I knew that PC remark would get you guys to... 238 Views / 8 Replies  
I knew that PC remark would get you guys to respond. I suspect that the Puma release will clear things up enough that it will work fine but I don't really want to wait for that just to play Quake.
...
Posted by fats, on Aug 5, 2001 at 02:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Somebody please help me... If I can't get... 238 Views / 8 Replies  
Somebody please help me...

If I can't get this resolved then I'm buying a PC!
Posted by fats, on Aug 4, 2001 at 11:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It kind of stands to reason that video mirroring... 215 Views / 5 Replies  
It kind of stands to reason that video mirroring will mean the iBook is limited to the same resolutions external as internal. I mean if it is going to be showing the same picture on both screens...
Posted by fats, on Aug 4, 2001 at 11:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Are you using an iBook also, Zappy? I haven't... 364 Views / 15 Replies  
Are you using an iBook also, Zappy? I haven't seen this problem on other macs yet.
Posted by fats, on Aug 3, 2001 at 01:05 PM, in Applications
Sometimes the mouse appears, other times it... 238 Views / 8 Replies  
Sometimes the mouse appears, other times it doesn't. Sometimes I can even hear the thunk noise that the menu items in Quake make but I've never successfully recovered from this.

We really need a...
Posted by fats, on Aug 3, 2001 at 02:18 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Quake 3 1.29, iBook, OS X problems 364 Views / 15 Replies  
I posted this here about a month ago and didn't get an answer. I'm damn pissed right about now about the situation and Graeme saying today that 1.29f was all that Mac users are going to get for a...
Posted by fats, on Aug 2, 2001 at 04:25 PM, in Applications
I'm going to break something expensive! 238 Views / 8 Replies  
I'm also going to ask this in OS-Third Party Software but I'm asking here because I think this is an iBook only problem considering my iMac does not exhibit it and I have them configured identically...
Posted by fats, on Aug 2, 2001 at 04:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
At the store, silly... 259 Views / 10 Replies  
At the store, silly...
Posted by fats, on Jul 30, 2001 at 08:59 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Locki's config has worked wonders on my iBook. I... 201 Views / 4 Replies  
Locki's config has worked wonders on my iBook. I just changed a couple of things in it and now it works like a dream. My timedemo went up to 32 fps from 24 and I think it looks better than what I...
Posted by fats, on Jul 23, 2001 at 05:13 PM, in Applications
I don't know why this is but disc copy isn't an... 235 Views / 10 Replies  
I don't know why this is but disc copy isn't an available option. They say it isn't implemented yet. However if you do a "device copy" you get the choice of whatever storage devices that are hooked...
Posted by fats, on Jul 19, 2001 at 05:12 PM, in Applications
cmd-option-drag (make alias in new place) ... 237 Views / 24 Replies  
cmd-option-drag (make alias in new place)

ctrl-cmd-shift-0 (spin down hard disk - I wish this worked in OS X :( )
Posted by fats, on Jul 14, 2001 at 07:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You can swing 5 hours if you play your cards... 181 Views / 5 Replies  
You can swing 5 hours if you play your cards right. You need to use a ram disk and aggressive power saving options but I've done it. If you just want to type some stuff or something along those...
Posted by fats, on Jul 14, 2001 at 07:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It's been out for a couple months now... 342 Views / 21 Replies  
It's been out for a couple months now...
Posted by fats, on Jul 12, 2001 at 12:59 AM, in Mac OS X
I had a newton for a while in high school. I'd... 434 Views / 24 Replies  
I had a newton for a while in high school. I'd get one of them off ebay if I were you. Palms are no good for high school students. A couple of my friends had them and they got broken. The newton...
Posted by fats, on Jul 3, 2001 at 01:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I hate this thread! 702 Views / 106 Replies  
I hate this thread!
Posted by fats, on Jun 28, 2001 at 01:36 PM, in Mac OS X
I tried that but it didn't work 203 Views / 2 Replies  
I tried that but it didn't work
Posted by fats, on Jun 27, 2001 at 01:41 PM, in Applications
Strange Q3A 1.29 behaviour 203 Views / 2 Replies  
So Quake 3 is working pretty well here under OS X. When I'm playing it I'm enjoying it.

But about 25% of the time when I go to start up Quake it gets to the white screen (just before the ID logo...
Posted by fats, on Jun 27, 2001 at 12:06 AM, in Applications
Di no a las drogas! 264 Views / 21 Replies  
Di no a las drogas!
Posted by fats, on Jun 26, 2001 at 11:56 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Good thing they don't have school in summer. ... 599 Views / 96 Replies  
Good thing they don't have school in summer.

Cause there's gonna be a ruckus if there isn't a 10.1 update in a few weeks!
Posted by fats, on Jun 26, 2001 at 01:49 AM, in Mac OS X
I'll complain for a sec... You can't hotswap... 293 Views / 22 Replies  
I'll complain for a sec...

You can't hotswap monitors. That sucks.

I also have that same iMac. Try putting some icons on your desktop, now drag over them. Is it jerky? If not you are on...
Posted by fats, on Jun 26, 2001 at 01:47 AM, in Mac OS X
Oh. I thought this was all on iBooks. ... 319 Views / 25 Replies  
Oh. I thought this was all on iBooks.

Anyhow, its on a new iBook with 320 mb of ram.

I just guessed it was about 1.5 times faster than my pc since roller coaster tycoon seems to run better on...
Posted by fats, on Jun 24, 2001 at 04:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Meh. My new iBook has always slept fine in OS X... 258 Views / 19 Replies  
Meh. My new iBook has always slept fine in OS X (without classic running). It could certainly go all night asleep without losing hardly any power.

But it certainly is not on par with 9 for power...
Posted by fats, on Jun 24, 2001 at 03:33 AM, in Mac OS X
I thought that the fake finder was for classic... 288 Views / 11 Replies  
I thought that the fake finder was for classic support. Or there was some explanation offerered for it for quite a while now. But its not surprising that the finder should be launchable twice. ...
Posted by fats, on Jun 24, 2001 at 03:23 AM, in Mac OS X
I have Windoze 2000 on VPC 4 with 160 ram... 319 Views / 25 Replies  
I have Windoze 2000 on VPC 4 with 160 ram allocated to my pc. I use it for my logitech quickcam ( why did connectix ever sell that to those jackasses?).

And it really does mess with people when...
Posted by fats, on Jun 23, 2001 at 08:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Swing by my new Carracho Server! 184 Views / 0 Replies  
Hey!

I just opened up ports 6700 and 6701 and I'm ready to roll. I called it Giants Worms! and I suppose you can find it on tracker-tracker.com but my IP is 209.180.232.148:6700 if you like.
...
Posted by fats, on Jun 18, 2001 at 10:56 PM, in MacNN Lounge
If they are supposed to be disk images then drop... 222 Views / 1 Replies  
If they are supposed to be disk images then drop them on disk copy
Posted by fats, on Jun 16, 2001 at 10:45 PM, in Mac OS X
I suppose this should be in usage and support but... 269 Views / 2 Replies  
I suppose this should be in usage and support but I'll say how anyways.

You have to have their IP addresses set up, just as you did in OS 9 (except this would be in networking preferences). You...
Posted by fats, on Jun 16, 2001 at 10:42 PM, in Mac OS X
Well, yeah, educational discount orders are the... 192 Views / 17 Replies  
Well, yeah, educational discount orders are the lowest priority.

Its not like they are being random about it but that's the way it is. But you saved 57 bucks so its worth it - at least it was to...
Posted by fats, on Jun 15, 2001 at 12:31 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I leave mine on all the time. I didn't shut down... 473 Views / 10 Replies  
I leave mine on all the time. I didn't shut down my powerbook 5300 all school year! It ran out of battery a couple times and it crashed _once_ but I never choose shutdown. I think shutdown is a...
Posted by fats, on Jun 14, 2001 at 07:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Has anybody tried a non-apple cable? Like a sony... 212 Views / 11 Replies  
Has anybody tried a non-apple cable? Like a sony playstion one or one from a camcorder? You can get them at radio shack for a few bucks and they sure look like the Apple ones...

In any case it...
Posted by fats, on Jun 1, 2001 at 02:24 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, mine technically is still on customs. That... 457 Views / 98 Replies  
Well, mine technically is still on customs. That is, the tracking number from Apple store is still on customs but if you put in the one from the snail mail confirmation you might get a different...
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 10:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yo Wins! Mine just cleared the customs hold!... 457 Views / 98 Replies  
Yo Wins!

Mine just cleared the customs hold! It's still in Alaska but its out of customs. check it out:...
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 09:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yours and mine are in the same 900 lot Wins. The... 457 Views / 98 Replies  
Yours and mine are in the same 900 lot Wins. The dude I spoke to said he had that same email you spoke of but he first refused to give me a date. When I pressed him he said the end of the week.
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 07:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I'd go with you but I have to do my presentation... 457 Views / 98 Replies  
I'd go with you but I have to do my presentation for my senior project today. Looks like it won't be run by my iBook though.
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 10:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Quark works good in Classic on my mac. I've... 238 Views / 10 Replies  
Quark works good in Classic on my mac. I've never been sure what's up with their proprietary scrolling deal or for that matter all of the ideosyncracies of Quark but it doesn't seem to pose a...
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 01:46 AM, in Mac OS X
Quark works good in Classic on my mac. I've... 238 Views / 10 Replies  
Quark works good in Classic on my mac. I've never been sure what's up with their proprietary scrolling deal or for that matter all of the ideosyncracies of Quark but it doesn't seem to pose a...
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 01:46 AM, in Applications
That's what I wonder too. <Charlie... 457 Views / 98 Replies  
That's what I wonder too.

<Charlie Brown> Figures that it would be with my computer too... </Charlie Brown>
Posted by fats, on May 31, 2001 at 01:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
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