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I hoped my odition would go smoothly, but there... 1,284 Views / 30 Replies  
I hoped my odition would go smoothly, but there was something wrong with my odio file and the odience only heard static, so I got in my ODI and drove home.
Posted by mismith, on Nov 9, 2004 at 03:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
programming help (DNA analysis) 314 Views / 2 Replies  
For all you CS people who wanted to try your hand at bioinformatics, here's a tiny little problem I am working on. I am an inexperienced programmer, but might enough to fake my way through. I just...
Posted by mismith, on Feb 23, 2004 at 01:40 PM, in Mac OS X
Ahh, PEA. The vending machine drug. I... 1,010 Views / 10 Replies  
Ahh, PEA. The vending machine drug.

I haven't thought about you in awhile.
Posted by mismith, on Nov 24, 2003 at 11:19 PM, in Mac OS X
apple.com usage graph for past year 422 Views / 6 Replies  
This is an interesting graph of the apple.com traffic rank for the past year. As expected there are significant peaks relating to product/service announcements, but I had no idea that it would be...
Posted by mismith, on Aug 22, 2003 at 05:19 PM, in MacNN Lounge
FoxTrot (Aug 14 2003) 420 Views / 4 Replies  
FoxTrot is always good for geek humor...

The 'toon frequently involves Macs and the cartoonist, Bill Amend, is a Mac user.

Link: http://homepage.mac.com/billamend/

While today's topic...
Posted by mismith, on Aug 14, 2003 at 02:01 AM, in MacNN Lounge
"putting all ethics aside..." here is some fuel... 1,766 Views / 53 Replies  
"putting all ethics aside..." here is some fuel for the "flame"

Google returns this gem from a version tracker review.
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Anybody who believes… [ Views:...
Posted by mismith, on Aug 4, 2003 at 09:28 PM, in Mac OS X
Link for Direct Connect... 1,415 Views / 36 Replies  
Link for Direct Connect (http://www.neo-modus.com/)

I haven't used it for 18 months or so, but they now claim that > 1 PETAbyte is shared.

Peace.
Posted by mismith, on Feb 17, 2003 at 07:37 PM, in Applications
OS X Hacks - New Book 358 Views / 0 Replies  
O'Reilly is publishing a new book in March titled Mac OS X Hacks (http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/mcosxhks/index.html).

There are a few "Beta Chapters" available at the O'Reilly website.

-MS
Posted by mismith, on Feb 14, 2003 at 01:42 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: 15" TiBook Bag recomendations 1,230 Views / 20 Replies  
The timbuk2 sleeves are one of best out there. You can use them in almost any bag out there whether it has extra padding or not. The sleeve is enough. I carry my Ti (in a graphite sleeve) ~3 days...
Posted by mismith, on Jan 20, 2003 at 05:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
While I can't speak to the other sleeves... 1,184 Views / 23 Replies  
While I can't speak to the other sleeves mentioned, I have been extremely happy with my Timbuk2 sleeve. In my research the padding in the Timbuk2 sleeves seemed a little thicker, plus they have...
Posted by mismith, on Jan 18, 2003 at 09:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Does anyone use their TiBook to watch DVDs on a TV? 1,067 Views / 12 Replies  
What settings do you use?

More specifically...

Separate display or video mirroring? What sort of resolution?

When I have tried it in the past with the s-video to composite connector I had...
Posted by mismith, on Sep 9, 2002 at 05:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Quite good actually, but it seems that sherlock... 560 Views / 7 Replies  
Quite good actually, but it seems that sherlock (as well as many other translation programs) automatically use a more formal version of "you" that is generally used for children/young adults towards...
Posted by mismith, on Aug 11, 2002 at 05:00 PM, in Mac OS X
It may be better than "the Fish," but "the Fish"... 560 Views / 7 Replies  
It may be better than "the Fish," but "the Fish" got me through many spanish compositions. Looking forward to trying it though, I've got one more quarter of spanish to go.

MS
Posted by mismith, on Aug 11, 2002 at 01:46 PM, in Mac OS X
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 21,522 Views / 667 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by Mac Guru:
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Posted by mismith, on Jun 9, 2002 at 04:36 PM, in Mac OS X
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</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by jagga:
<strong>Hi
I...
Posted by mismith, on May 30, 2002 at 06:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I don't know about a "drive" per se, but if you... 226 Views / 2 Replies  
I don't know about a "drive" per se, but if you have a friend you connect your ethernet cable directly to, that would be faster than usb.

If this is out of the question, just stick with the usb...
Posted by mismith, on May 7, 2002 at 11:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I asked Steve. He told me not to keep my fingers... 220 Views / 2 Replies  
I asked Steve. He told me not to keep my fingers crossed.
Posted by mismith, on May 7, 2002 at 10:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Magneto-optical ... 640 Views / 51 Replies  
Magneto-optical

http://www.one.ne.jp/teijin/tjmoto-e.html

<STRONG>

I've owned three apple laptops and one IBM thinkpad. I've never had a major problem with any of PB 540c, Lombard, or...
Posted by mismith, on May 3, 2002 at 03:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Absolutely! Just run Apple Disk Utility and... 234 Views / 5 Replies  
Absolutely! Just run Apple Disk Utility and change the setup so there is only one partition. This will format the entire drive, and you will be left with one big partition.
Posted by mismith, on May 2, 2002 at 04:11 PM, in Mac OS X
Sounds like a bunch of crap. Why don't YOU... 1,293 Views / 118 Replies  
Sounds like a bunch of crap.

Why don't YOU straighten us out then?
Posted by mismith, on Apr 27, 2002 at 02:13 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Sounds like a bunch of crap. Why don't YOU... 646 Views / 47 Replies  
Sounds like a bunch of crap.

Why don't YOU straighten us out then?
Posted by mismith, on Apr 27, 2002 at 02:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Assuming while "sniffing" the hacker was able to... 534 Views / 12 Replies  
Assuming while "sniffing" the hacker was able to retrieve your username and pass, then they could login remotely and have access to whatever you have access to. I don't know if it is possible to...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 25, 2002 at 11:21 PM, in Mac OS X
That's good news about the Keyspan remote. I do... 270 Views / 3 Replies  
That's good news about the Keyspan remote. I do wish there was one based on RF though, so you would not have to worry about "line of sight."

That would be pretty amazing if all he had was just a...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 24, 2002 at 04:59 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Well they all add different services to your... 534 Views / 12 Replies  
Well they all add different services to your internet servers database.

I am no expert, but from some man pages...

-rlogin or login-

&gt;rlogin establishes a remote login session from your...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 24, 2002 at 04:53 PM, in Mac OS X
SSH is on by default when you check the remote... 534 Views / 12 Replies  
SSH is on by default when you check the remote login box in System Prefs.
To enable telent you need to modify the inetd.conf file.

1. Need root to edit this file

2. In the terminal type

...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 24, 2002 at 03:19 PM, in Mac OS X
fortune is a program (albeit useless) that... 359 Views / 8 Replies  
fortune is a program (albeit useless) that displays a randomly selected sayings...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 24, 2002 at 03:44 AM, in Mac OS X
what have you done to my skyline :o [it's... 21,522 Views / 667 Replies  
what have you done to my skyline :o

[it's seattle in case anyone didn't know]

[ 04-23-2002: Message edited by: mismith ]
Posted by mismith, on Apr 23, 2002 at 10:22 PM, in Mac OS X
I haven't followed this site much since the URL... 716 Views / 65 Replies  
I haven't followed this site much since the URL changed from go2mac.com...

I also don't remember g2mac.com crowded with "rumors."

Maybe this will pan out.
Posted by mismith, on Apr 23, 2002 at 10:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I second this. In a close tie with a ram... 398 Views / 5 Replies  
I second this.

In a close tie with a ram upgrade, this is the best purchase I made for my Ti400.
Posted by mismith, on Apr 23, 2002 at 10:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Show us your .profile ! 359 Views / 8 Replies  
Has anyone modified their .profile ??

[or is it .login , i never remember]

On campus, we have a "fortune," selected randomly...

Along with the MOTD....

[ 04-23-2002: Message edited by:...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 23, 2002 at 10:10 PM, in Mac OS X
Presentation remotes... 270 Views / 3 Replies  
What presentation remotes you you use??

Looking at the popular Keyspan one...

Also, does anyone know which type Steve uses.
Posted by mismith, on Apr 23, 2002 at 10:06 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for the great input. Kman, I don't... 265 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks for the great input.

Kman, I don't remember exactly we used, but we used a primary antibody we made, with a commercial secondary antibody. We stained pulmonary artery endothelial cells...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 12, 2002 at 03:05 PM, in Developer Center
Language ?s for Biology/Medicine 265 Views / 3 Replies  
I am an undergraduate student majoring in biology and considering graduate school or medical school. Either way I intend to be involved in research and there is a lot of potential for development in...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 12, 2002 at 03:52 AM, in Developer Center
the funny thing is, if you did not mention it,... 561 Views / 32 Replies  
the funny thing is, if you did not mention it, nobody probably would have noticed (or cared for that matter)...

it's just a number of posts, and you are just trvializing it even more...

way to...
Posted by mismith, on Apr 3, 2002 at 05:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Ti Hard Drive Upgrade 222 Views / 5 Replies  
I have an almost 1 year old Ti400 and am looking to upgrade the 10 gig hard drive. Is this user upgradeable? What are the best deals on 20-30 gigs out there?

Also, what is the best PORTABLE...
Posted by mismith, on Mar 7, 2002 at 12:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Pete, I have personally not used anything... 352 Views / 14 Replies  
Pete,

I have personally not used anything besides the FTP server within OSX, this all pretty new to me.

But, there are several things you could try.

First, CrushFTP Server for Classic. I...
Posted by mismith, on Jan 19, 2002 at 01:32 PM, in Applications
It really depends on your cable service provider.... 352 Views / 14 Replies  
It really depends on your cable service provider. I have att broadband (cable) and uploading is dreadfully slow. The max i can usually get is 10-15k per second, compared to 100-200k down. If your...
Posted by mismith, on Jan 17, 2002 at 06:02 PM, in Applications
steve's presentation remote? 245 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anyone know what model/brand of remote steve-o has been using in his recent presentations?

I really like the look of it....
Posted by mismith, on Jan 9, 2002 at 07:18 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Jobs' presentation remote?? 346 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anyone know what model/brand of remote steve-o has been using in his recent presentations?

I really like the look of it....
Posted by mismith, on Jan 8, 2002 at 06:20 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Problem solved... It seems, during my... 319 Views / 3 Replies  
Problem solved...

It seems, during my numerous OS X installs, while unchecking different languages for installation I unchecked 'BSD Subsystem.'

So I whipped out the trusty ol' 10.1 upgrade...
Posted by mismith, on Nov 27, 2001 at 04:54 AM, in Mac OS X
I really appreciate the help, but... the plot... 319 Views / 3 Replies  
I really appreciate the help, but... the plot thickens

I can't ssh to the machine yet, i think we are switching to secure connections in late December.

so...

using &lt;font face =...
Posted by mismith, on Nov 27, 2001 at 04:38 AM, in Mac OS X
sftp??? 319 Views / 3 Replies  
i am a unix/command line novice and just recently upgraded to os 10.1 (+ most recent update) and when i try to use the ftp command in the terminal, i get...

ok? sftp?

the server i am...
Posted by mismith, on Nov 27, 2001 at 12:28 AM, in Mac OS X
ftp into my mac 221 Views / 3 Replies  
I am an OS X novice, looking for help ftp'ing/remote access into my mac to transfer a file occasionally.

I am unsure where to start...

Thanks for your input.
Posted by mismith, on Nov 25, 2001 at 10:53 PM, in Mac OS X
Ti 400 and OSX 311 Views / 10 Replies  
I wanted to get some other readers' opinions regarding OS 10.1 on a Ti400.

I have stock everything, 10gig HD, 128 MB Ram...

When 10.0 came out in March, I seemed to get pretty good results,...
Posted by mismith, on Nov 15, 2001 at 07:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If I am carrying my book not in a sleeve around... 849 Views / 26 Replies  
If I am carrying my book not in a sleeve around my lab, I carry it like a manilla folder with hinge up and the book cradled in my hand. I don't feel I have a good grip on it with the hinge down.
...
Posted by mismith, on Nov 6, 2001 at 11:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
fulmer, I see you are from TN. Any relation... 271 Views / 4 Replies  
fulmer,

I see you are from TN. Any relation to the coach of the volunteers, or just a coincidence.

:)
Posted by mismith, on Nov 3, 2001 at 04:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I personally went with the timbuk2 sleeve. ... 435 Views / 21 Replies  
I personally went with the timbuk2 sleeve.

I got mine about 2 weeks ago. It was one of the first designed specifically for the G4 (except for maybe waterfield), and has no zippers, no velcro;...
Posted by mismith, on Oct 25, 2001 at 10:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've had my ti 400 since march, and for me it's... 286 Views / 15 Replies  
I've had my ti 400 since march, and for me it's perfect. I was a dedicated mac user until I started college (1997), I had the LC series, a quadra, PB 540c, when I went to the darkside. My...
Posted by mismith, on Oct 25, 2001 at 10:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have $750 credit at mac store... 268 Views / 4 Replies  
I hvae $750 credit at my local mac store and it is burning a hole in my pocket... help me decide

I have a TiBook 400. I can't decide between...

RAM - maybe better to get online

CD-RW - but...
Posted by mismith, on Oct 10, 2001 at 07:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
double post 222 Views / 0 Replies  
darn double posts

[ 10-11-2001: Message edited by: mismith ]
Posted by mismith, on Oct 10, 2001 at 07:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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