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Works! Thank you so much. 2,132 Views / 6 Replies  
Works! Thank you so much.
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 13, 2010 at 06:00 PM, in Mac OS X
Mac OS Extended (Journaled). 2,132 Views / 6 Replies  
Mac OS Extended (Journaled).
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 13, 2010 at 05:45 PM, in Mac OS X
Yes, they are...but when I try to uncheck the... 2,132 Views / 6 Replies  
Yes, they are...but when I try to uncheck the box, I get the following error dialog box:

"An unexpected error occured (error code -8076)"
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 13, 2010 at 05:38 PM, in Mac OS X
Chown on secondary hard drive not working 2,132 Views / 6 Replies  
I'm trying to change the owner of an empty directory on a secondary hard drive on OS X 10.6 through the terminal using the usual command:

> sudo chown -R username dirname/

...but when I do...
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 13, 2010 at 04:39 PM, in Mac OS X
OK. Just a bit bizarre that they would split the... 9,825 Views / 5 Replies  
OK. Just a bit bizarre that they would split the functionality into two programs... (of the same name!)
Posted by Seamus, on Aug 28, 2009 at 07:59 PM, in Applications
Quicktime X Missing Pro Features? 9,825 Views / 5 Replies  
So I used Quicktime Pro extensively to create movies from image sequences. It appears that all image sequence functionality is gone from Quicktime X. I've also noticed that Quicktime 7 now appears in...
Posted by Seamus, on Aug 28, 2009 at 07:04 PM, in Applications
Several people who have downloaded the GM and... 6,895 Views / 26 Replies  
Several people who have downloaded the GM and attempted to boot off a burned copy of the disk after mounting it.
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 24, 2007 at 08:34 PM, in Mac OS X
Except that it most certainly does damage its... 6,895 Views / 26 Replies  
Except that it most certainly does damage its bootability, even now.
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 24, 2007 at 04:57 PM, in Mac OS X
I'm certainly not complaining that it happens (I... 6,895 Views / 26 Replies  
I'm certainly not complaining that it happens (I didn't download the 10.5 GM that is making the rounds, and I don't plan to). I'm just curious as to WHY it happens, as it seems to me mounting a disk...
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 24, 2007 at 11:28 AM, in Mac OS X
Why Does Mounting a Bootable DMG Make It Non-Bootable? 6,895 Views / 26 Replies  
Mounting a bootable .dmg file will make it non-bootable. Does anyone know why the system needs to make a permanent change to the .dmg file to mount it? Shouldn't mounting a .dmg be a read-only...
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 24, 2007 at 05:12 AM, in Mac OS X
Downloaded artwork is actually not embedded in... 582 Views / 2 Replies  
Downloaded artwork is actually not embedded in each MP3 file, there is a file that is stored in the album folder that stores the artwork. This means if you send the music files to anyone else, the...
Posted by Seamus, on Sep 27, 2006 at 06:44 PM, in Applications
You had changed the ID3 tag to specify the album... 1,366 Views / 24 Replies  
You had changed the ID3 tag to specify the album is a compilation, right? Setting the "album artist" tag will also fix this problem.
Posted by Seamus, on Sep 27, 2006 at 06:42 PM, in Applications
Stupid question: How does one remove thermal... 109,788 Views / 96 Replies  
Stupid question: How does one remove thermal paste efficiently without damaging the chip? Is it okay to just scrape it off with a plastic ruler or something similar?
Posted by Seamus, on May 19, 2006 at 11:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
No Access Priviledges to Rip CDs in iTunes 485 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi everyone, I've been trying to rip a number of my CDs tonight, and I found that I could not rip anything after about 5 discs into the procedure. I get the error message that I "do not have enough...
Posted by Seamus, on Aug 14, 2004 at 11:27 PM, in Applications
I am certain that there is a link on the router,... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
I am certain that there is a link on the router, the light is on and I can connect to other machines on the network. I tried to connect the computer directly to the cable modem, and that was no-go. I...
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 04:37 PM, in Mac OS X
Tried this, still doesn't work. I also did an... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
Tried this, still doesn't work. I also did an archive and install of 10.3, and I STILL had the same problem. I just upgraded to 10.3.1, and that doesn't fix it either.
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 03:40 PM, in Mac OS X
I am using a Linksys Wireless-B Broadband router,... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
I am using a Linksys Wireless-B Broadband router, model BEFW11S4.
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 03:37 PM, in Mac OS X
While I don't appreciate your tone at all, here... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
While I don't appreciate your tone at all, here you go:

ifconfig -a
lo0: flags=8049<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 16384
inet6 ::1 prefixlen 128
inet6 fe80::1 prefixlen 64...
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 03:22 PM, in Mac OS X
Yes, and when I have the machine connected to a... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
Yes, and when I have the machine connected to a router, it can see the other macs on the router and it can connect to them. But it can't access the internet.
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 02:31 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: 10.3.2 has killed my internet... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
OK, I've been playing around with this some more...even when I directly connect the cable modem to the computer, it's only assigning itself an internal IP address. It's behaving as if there's no...
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 02:13 AM, in Mac OS X
10.3.2 has killed my internet... 1,746 Views / 26 Replies  
My B&W is behind a router which is sharing the internet between my three computers. Prior to 10.3.2, this setup was working just fine. The internet now no longer works on the system I upgraded to...
Posted by Seamus, on Dec 18, 2003 at 01:54 AM, in Mac OS X
512 DIMM in a Blue and White? 491 Views / 1 Replies  
Can it hold a 512 chip? Or is 256 the max? Thanks.
Posted by Seamus, on Oct 3, 2003 at 12:54 AM, in Mac Desktops
As it was intended to be. 3,553 Views / 90 Replies  
As it was intended to be.
Posted by Seamus, on Sep 16, 2003 at 03:25 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
You know, to the people here suggesting that more... 3,553 Views / 90 Replies  
You know, to the people here suggesting that more than one button is "confusing" for new users, I urge you to find ONE single-button PC mouse. 95% of all computers out there...if not more...have at...
Posted by Seamus, on Sep 16, 2003 at 02:27 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Poll: One button or more? 688 Views / 11 Replies  
With Apple's brand new mouse, I've become curious as to how many people actually prefer only having one button...
Posted by Seamus, on Sep 16, 2003 at 12:41 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Ohhhh, OWNED. 4,196 Views / 62 Replies  
Ohhhh, OWNED.
Posted by Seamus, on Jul 13, 2003 at 07:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
No, 2 gigabytes. Look at pricewatch.com, under... 1,261 Views / 19 Replies  
No, 2 gigabytes. Look at pricewatch.com, under RAM.
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 24, 2003 at 02:29 AM, in Mac Desktops
16gb is the actual RAM maximum? 1,261 Views / 19 Replies  
I'm looking at pricewatch.com, and they're selling a 2gb pc3200 DIMM. The top two g5 models have pc3200 slots, so what's preventing you from putting 8 2gb's into the machine? Is 8gb really the limit?
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 24, 2003 at 12:53 AM, in Mac Desktops
Rev. B here overclocked from 350 to 450. My hard... 826 Views / 12 Replies  
Rev. B here overclocked from 350 to 450. My hard drives are 30 and 80 gigs each, both Maxtor. No serious issues.
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 22, 2003 at 11:44 PM, in Mac Desktops
Imagine how disappointed Apple fans will be if... 21,196 Views / 231 Replies  
Imagine how disappointed Apple fans will be if Apple releases no new hardware period at the WWDC. Or if they release speed-bumped G4 towers.

Hahahahaha.
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 20, 2003 at 02:29 AM, in Mac Desktops
You could also overclock your machine. The B&W is... 1,016 Views / 17 Replies  
You could also overclock your machine. The B&W is the most recent mac you can buy that does not require soldering to overclock. All you have to do is change the jumper settings (check XLR8 for the...
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 12, 2003 at 05:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
If I were you, I'd overclock the machine to 450... 589 Views / 4 Replies  
If I were you, I'd overclock the machine to 450 mhz and return the processor upgrade to the store. Mine's been running at 450 for about 3 years now (Started as a 350, too).
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 9, 2003 at 12:47 AM, in Mac Desktops
Posted: 03/06/2003. This is three months old... 1,624 Views / 34 Replies  
Posted: 03/06/2003.

This is three months old people. Case closed.
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 3, 2003 at 11:45 AM, in Mac Desktops
I've enabled fasttrack in the options, and I... 8,309 Views / 99 Replies  
I've enabled fasttrack in the options, and I don't have a firewall, and it's still not working for me. Any ideas?
Posted by Seamus, on Jun 1, 2003 at 08:44 PM, in Applications
Second Optical in B&W? 439 Views / 1 Replies  
Is it possible to put a second optical drive in a B&W mac where the zip drive would normally go without modifications? If not, how hard is it to slip one in there? Anyone know?
Posted by Seamus, on May 23, 2003 at 12:19 AM, in Mac Desktops
Oh yeah? Well how many SETI units can you crunch... 1,767 Views / 39 Replies  
Oh yeah? Well how many SETI units can you crunch while in sleep mode? Viva perpetual uptimes!
Posted by Seamus, on May 14, 2003 at 02:32 AM, in Mac OS X
Tell us...is 12.2.6 snappier? And does it have... 1,482 Views / 18 Replies  
Tell us...is 12.2.6 snappier? And does it have piles? And are the piles snappy?
Posted by Seamus, on May 12, 2003 at 01:05 AM, in Mac OS X
Seems rather careless to me. Basically, I left... 444 Views / 5 Replies  
Seems rather careless to me. Basically, I left for my campus, and when I came home...5 hours later...the spinning beachball greeted me in the finder. This is something that could easily be fixed, and...
Posted by Seamus, on May 12, 2003 at 12:45 AM, in Mac OS X
Shared Volume Blues... 444 Views / 5 Replies  
OK, here's what's happening to me. I have a tower mac and an ibook, and when I'm at home I mount the ibook's hard drive on the tower. Sometimes I'll be a little careless and disconnect the ibook from...
Posted by Seamus, on May 11, 2003 at 10:15 PM, in Mac OS X
One, just to see how the service worked. If... 589 Views / 11 Replies  
One, just to see how the service worked.

If Radiohead releases Hail to the Thief to this service for 10 bucks, I'll buy that too.
Posted by Seamus, on May 1, 2003 at 01:29 AM, in Applications
I just looked at my information through .mac, and... 730 Views / 16 Replies  
I just looked at my information through .mac, and it's 100% identical to the information I'm putting through iTunes, yet I'm STILL getting that phone # error. I suppose I could create an Apple ID for...
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 29, 2003 at 04:00 AM, in Applications
Re: Re: Re: Acquisition 0.9 834 Views / 13 Replies  
You evil bastard... :P
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 28, 2003 at 10:09 PM, in Applications
Re: Re: Music Store refuses to let me sign up. 730 Views / 16 Replies  
Alright, this has to be a form error. I've tried every single combination of numbers in those two fields, and nothing works.

I guess Apple will have to settle with receiving my money a little...
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 28, 2003 at 09:42 PM, in Applications
Music Store refuses to let me sign up. 730 Views / 16 Replies  
It tells me to please input my 7-digit phone #, which is CLEARLY entered. Anyone else having this problem?
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 28, 2003 at 09:38 PM, in Applications
$1 is very fair, and considering that the p2p... 1,495 Views / 35 Replies  
$1 is very fair, and considering that the p2p options (for me anyways) are less than reliable for finding what I want, I think this service will be very useful to me.
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 28, 2003 at 06:03 AM, in Applications
There's as much of a legal basis as there was for... 4,173 Views / 42 Replies  
There's as much of a legal basis as there was for Morpheus or Napster...and they both got sued.
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 23, 2003 at 01:43 AM, in Applications
Perhaps my original posting was a little hostile,... 4,173 Views / 42 Replies  
Perhaps my original posting was a little hostile, and I apologize for that. However, I don't agree that I should totally understand why the host #'s have been going down when the read me that comes...
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 22, 2003 at 11:01 PM, in Applications
Is this "host limit" new to the network? Because... 4,173 Views / 42 Replies  
Is this "host limit" new to the network? Because it obviously wasn't an issue before when I could be connected to more hosts.
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 22, 2003 at 02:33 AM, in Applications
Acquisition is Getting Worse Every Version... 4,173 Views / 42 Replies  
I seem to remember once upon a time I could connect to more than 12 peers at once. Now that number is only 5. It's dropping each and every version. What gives?
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 22, 2003 at 02:05 AM, in Applications
So I want a Digital Camera... 627 Views / 6 Replies  
But I'm not sure what to get. Here are my criteria:

1. Must work well with iPhoto/OS X.
2. Must have decent storage (something with flash memory).
3. Picture quality isn't high-priority, but I...
Posted by Seamus, on Apr 20, 2003 at 05:43 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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