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Adventures in the dead NICs land 374 Views / 0 Replies  
Ok, here' s my rather wicked (and long!) story so far:

Preface:
A few months ago a lightning killed my Linksys router and my PM G4 AGP's onboard ethernet. After trying to bring them back to life...
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 17, 2004 at 03:15 PM, in Networking
Thanks everyone for all the suggestions! Mithras,... 1,164 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks everyone for all the suggestions! Mithras, I will try your solution, this indeed looks promising.
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 7, 2002 at 03:29 AM, in macOS
Setting up my machine to be a DNZ host didn't... 1,164 Views / 14 Replies  
Setting up my machine to be a DNZ host didn't help, so I presume it must be the company firewall, unless I do something extremely stupid.
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 4, 2002 at 10:11 AM, in macOS
That's what I'm afraid of, although up until now... 1,164 Views / 14 Replies  
That's what I'm afraid of, although up until now I've been able to connect to my home Mac using any protocol I can think of with the exception of Timbuktu. With that in mind I've already tried...
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 4, 2002 at 06:47 AM, in macOS
Thanks for the advice, I've tried Mindterm and... 1,164 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks for the advice, I've tried Mindterm and while the interface is indeed cleaner (read: less options :) ) it still times out... Any other ideas anyone? :confused:
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 4, 2002 at 05:52 AM, in macOS
SSH from a WIndows box 1,164 Views / 14 Replies  
I'm running a VNC server (OSXvnc 0.7) at home to connect to my OSX machine from work and once in a while something gets broken in the VNC server and I can't connect anymore, even though the VNC app...
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 4, 2002 at 05:17 AM, in macOS
Hehe :) Well take your time, at least the thing... 741 Views / 8 Replies  
Hehe :) Well take your time, at least the thing is working with 4 characters, which is much better than not working at all. We'll try to live with it searching for "geee three" and "geee four" for a...
Posted by Worboren, on Sep 26, 2002 at 09:39 AM, in Feedback
Well not quite. I thought the search probs were... 741 Views / 8 Replies  
Well not quite. I thought the search probs were due to an attempt to reindex the db so that 2-char min searches are possible. However, now even 3-char searches don't work, which is really sad. I...
Posted by Worboren, on Sep 26, 2002 at 08:33 AM, in Feedback
Re: You don't appreciate OSX fully until... 4,264 Views / 77 Replies  
At work I used MS Kernel Toys to remap the keyboard and swap Ctrl and Alt, now it works just like on my Mac at home. One less reason to be driven up that wall :)
Posted by Worboren, on Sep 23, 2002 at 04:58 AM, in macOS
Assorted replies 690 Views / 15 Replies  
Thanks everyone for the replies, very helpful!

Now a few points: I originally was intending the 3rd HD to sit where the zip drive is supposed to be. It doesn't fit. I have no idea why but it...
Posted by Worboren, on Aug 28, 2002 at 07:21 AM, in Mac Desktops
3rd IDE drive in a G4/400? 690 Views / 15 Replies  
Anyone tried that? Any success? I'd imagine it'd not be easy but probably still possible if I put 2 IDE HDs on one controller, and attach the 3rd as a slave to the DVDROM controller. Problem is, the...
Posted by Worboren, on Aug 27, 2002 at 08:52 AM, in Mac Desktops
I like how the page looks now, no complaints here... 306 Views / 32 Replies  
I like how the page looks now, no complaints here really.. BUT! I'm too often reading the page from my work PC using Netscape 4.7 and

1) There's a very noticeable delay when the page loads, and it...
Posted by Worboren, on May 20, 2002 at 09:24 AM, in Feedback
.....and if there's still no G5, go for whatever... 512 Views / 11 Replies  
.....and if there's still no G5, go for whatever is there by that time (G4/1.3 or 1.4 or 1.5 or whatever). :)
Posted by Worboren, on Mar 14, 2002 at 10:06 AM, in Mac Desktops
Had the same prob, thought it was due to a... 568 Views / 5 Replies  
Had the same prob, thought it was due to a non-Apple drive (swapped my DVD-ROM for a Teac CDRW). The most simple solution that worked for me: do a clean install of 9.1. In that case the installer...
Posted by Worboren, on Mar 14, 2002 at 09:59 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
50 bucks??? Well I've seen 100 and more $... 402 Views / 2 Replies  
50 bucks??? Well I've seen 100 and more $ difference with the PC versions :-/ Anyways, from what I've heard (http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic&f=4&t=004894) the only...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 19, 2002 at 09:44 AM, in Mac Desktops
Same story here. I've noticed tho' that the... 543 Views / 14 Replies  
Same story here. I've noticed tho' that the correct resolution sticks after a boot into OSX which sits on another HD. I haven't figured out what makes the problem return yet, must be something about...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 19, 2002 at 09:21 AM, in Mac Desktops
I've seen similar behaviour on a g4 with a... 435 Views / 6 Replies  
I've seen similar behaviour on a g4 with a non-original drive, it refused to boot from an original OS 9 CD. 9.2 was ok though, you could try doing a clean 9.2 install? Also, does holding down Option...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 19, 2002 at 08:55 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Wow thanks Just what I wanted.. I did some more... 446 Views / 6 Replies  
Wow thanks Just what I wanted.. I did some more search across the web and it looks like there's no way to buy a standalone geforce for mac at all. I'll look at xlr8yourmac and see if it's a safe...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 15, 2002 at 05:25 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Yes I do have Dreamweaver but they don't and... 366 Views / 6 Replies  
Yes I do have Dreamweaver but they don't and they're a PC company so I couldn't install my copy on their machines even if they wanted to rip off Macromedia (and they probably wouldn't). So if I see...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 14, 2002 at 07:12 AM, in Developer Center
Thanks, I'll check it out. I already did some... 366 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks, I'll check it out. I already did some research and it looks like there's indeed no easy way. Except I thought maybe they can do their table in Word (should be no problems for a table only),...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 14, 2002 at 07:08 AM, in Developer Center
Dynamically updated web page (by the client) 366 Views / 6 Replies  
A friend asked me to develop a very basic web page for their company. All good and all but they need to have a table (sort of a schedule) that changes roughly twice a week. They want to change it...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 12, 2002 at 12:57 PM, in Developer Center
PC Video Cards on a Mac 446 Views / 6 Replies  
I'm looking to replace the default ATI card in my AGP G4/400 and in the first few minutes on my search through various online shops I discovered an unpleasant tendency: Mac cards cost up to 2.5 times...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 12, 2002 at 03:51 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
That's true. Text-Edit is somewhat different in... 585 Views / 9 Replies  
That's true. Text-Edit is somewhat different in this respect because the about box says this:
"You may use Text-Edit Plus for as long as you wish (i.e., there is no time limit on the trial period)....
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 01:51 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Yeah, 2 on the front to get it out and 4 more on... 562 Views / 10 Replies  
Yeah, 2 on the front to get it out and 4 more on the metal cover.

Here (http://www.xlr8yourmac.com/G3-ZONE/hival52x/install.html) is the installation guide with pictures.

Oh, and I agree...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 08:55 AM, in Mac Desktops
Just saw this... 835 Views / 11 Replies  
Just saw this (http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/56/23903.html)



This probably includes all the platforms (http://www.sophos.com/downloads/products/) that they support: DOS/Windows,...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 07:11 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Hmm... perhaps try trashing the whole "Previous... 508 Views / 5 Replies  
Hmm... perhaps try trashing the whole "Previous System Folder" with 9.2.2 (don't empty the trash), hopefully the installer will stop seeing it.

Another option: trash OS 9, clean install again,...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 06:02 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
If you managed to save your data then you're a... 459 Views / 16 Replies  
If you managed to save your data then you're a hellava lucky one already! ;) The format should do the trick unless the drives are physically damaged, but I didn't know you can do a low level...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 04:26 AM, in Mac Desktops
If you're like me and watch DVDs maybe once a... 562 Views / 10 Replies  
If you're like me and watch DVDs maybe once a month then it should be no problem. It takes maybe 5-6 minutes to swap the drives if you really need it (it's only 6 screws after all) and both OS9 and...
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 04:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
Kill the 9.2 system file and try again. 508 Views / 5 Replies  
Kill the 9.2 system file and try again.
Posted by Worboren, on Feb 1, 2002 at 02:15 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I'd suggest you try Text-Edit Plus... 585 Views / 9 Replies  
I'd suggest you try Text-Edit Plus (http://www.nearside.com/trans-tex/) as a replacement for SimpleText. It has everything SimpleText has and tons of its own bells and whistles and is also much...
Posted by Worboren, on Jan 31, 2002 at 04:15 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Look here... 835 Views / 11 Replies  
Look here (http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/index_macexe.html)

I was actually surprised there's so many viruses mentioned. Granted, a lot of them are variations of the same virus and most...
Posted by Worboren, on Jan 31, 2002 at 04:05 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I wasn't really serious about sueing, courts and... 526 Views / 7 Replies  
I wasn't really serious about sueing, courts and all.. I'll just go to another ISP ;)
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 27, 2001 at 03:28 PM, in Applications
Wow, this looks like real useful! Thanks man :) ... 526 Views / 7 Replies  
Wow, this looks like real useful! Thanks man :)

Yet again a happy macnn forums visitor :D
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 27, 2001 at 04:51 AM, in Applications
Um.. this one is for gurus.. where do I look to... 526 Views / 7 Replies  
Um.. this one is for gurus.. where do I look to see what I need?
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 26, 2001 at 04:35 PM, in Applications
ISP speed, how to check 526 Views / 7 Replies  
My DSL ISP seems to be cheating on me: as they seem to have got more customers than they're able to handle the speed keeps decreasing all the time in the past couple of months. Now I'm never getting...
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 26, 2001 at 03:04 PM, in Applications
The latest patch from macplay has fixed it for... 479 Views / 3 Replies  
The latest patch from macplay has fixed it for me. Get it here (http://www.macplay.com/downloads/giants.build2.patch.zip)

The download page is here...
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 24, 2001 at 11:03 AM, in Gaming
Seen this picture before, on my machine. See the... 479 Views / 3 Replies  
Seen this picture before, on my machine. See the thread here:
Link: (http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic&f=30&t=001405)
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 20, 2001 at 12:55 PM, in Gaming
Custom icon CDs in X? 320 Views / 3 Replies  
When I burn my CDs I like the icons to be nicer and something more descriptive than the default ones. Under OS9 I have a "Backup" series, an "mp3s" series and so forth. Anyone figured out how to...
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 17, 2001 at 09:09 AM, in macOS
Just got to the little robot and got a (first in... 499 Views / 9 Replies  
Just got to the little robot and got a (first in my life! :) kernel panic (I think it was kernel panic - lots of garbage all over the screen) and the computer froze dead. No crash reporter or...
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 12, 2001 at 03:29 PM, in Gaming
Weird, I had the same problem with Giants... I... 460 Views / 5 Replies  
Weird, I had the same problem with Giants... I wonder if there's any permanent solution to this.
Posted by Worboren, on Dec 3, 2001 at 04:11 AM, in Gaming
There's no way to my knowledge how you can do it... 449 Views / 3 Replies  
There's no way to my knowledge how you can do it using the tools that come with the system software in OS 9. There's a lot of solutions, starting with the Apple's own Apple Share IP plus a ton of...
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 30, 2001 at 03:50 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Never mind, I found my version of Toast was 5.0.1... 392 Views / 1 Replies  
Never mind, I found my version of Toast was 5.0.1 and updating to 5.0.2 has solved this. For the record: audio CDs burn successfully at 8x.
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 9, 2001 at 02:46 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Unsupported IDE drive, DAO, and Roxio software 392 Views / 1 Replies  
I've just got a IDE Teac 16x writer CD-W516EB (dumped my DVD-ROM) and it works very well burning data at 16x and audio at 4x (didn't want to try going higher) and all.. Actually it did till today as...
Posted by Worboren, on Oct 9, 2001 at 02:54 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I wholeheartedly agree - I've seen 1.8.5 servers... 990 Views / 19 Replies  
I wholeheartedly agree - I've seen 1.8.5 servers downgrade to 1.2.3 and instantaneously become the greatest communities I've seen on the net. It's long been my sentiment that threaded news on HL suck...
Posted by Worboren, on Sep 24, 2001 at 09:23 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I thought OSX doesn't support burning CDs, and... 375 Views / 1 Replies  
I thought OSX doesn't support burning CDs, and I'm not sure how it works in Classic from under OSX but I don't know why you'd want to do it when can do it in OS9.1 natively. I say wait till 10.1 is...
Posted by Worboren, on Sep 21, 2001 at 03:58 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
This remote icon thingy is so really cool indeed!... 468 Views / 14 Replies  
This remote icon thingy is so really cool indeed! I knew all of the other shortcuts but never seen this one mentioned, so thanks neutrino23 :D

A question though: I seem to remember (and it's in...
Posted by Worboren, on Sep 14, 2001 at 11:33 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
It is... on MTV Europe anyways :) 595 Views / 21 Replies  
It is... on MTV Europe anyways :)
Posted by Worboren, on Aug 17, 2001 at 09:09 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Jackass and Tom Green are the 2 reasons to watch... 595 Views / 21 Replies  
Jackass and Tom Green are the 2 reasons to watch MTV for me. Now it's down to 1 =(
Posted by Worboren, on Aug 17, 2001 at 03:38 AM, in MacNN Lounge
and while we're waiting, check this out:... 439 Views / 31 Replies  
and while we're waiting, check this out: http://developer.apple.com/audio/coreaudio.html
now I wish it was all true :)
Posted by Worboren, on Jun 28, 2001 at 01:58 PM, in Feedback
And the peripheral in question was..... ;) 419 Views / 6 Replies  
And the peripheral in question was.....

;)
Posted by Worboren, on Jun 28, 2001 at 01:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
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