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Hold down the "c" key to tell the computer to... 399 Views / 3 Replies  
Hold down the "c" key to tell the computer to boot from the cd. If that doesn't work, try resetting the p-ram by holding Apple + option + P + R. The computer will restart over and over (it makes the...
Posted by wclarkson, on Feb 25, 2004 at 10:19 PM, in macOS
open /PATH_TO_APPLICATION/APPNAME.app i.e.... 434 Views / 3 Replies  
open /PATH_TO_APPLICATION/APPNAME.app

i.e. 'open /Applications/Calculator.app'

Simple
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 17, 2004 at 07:52 PM, in macOS
Mine is idle at 0.0% using top. What type of... 1,293 Views / 31 Replies  
Mine is idle at 0.0% using top. What type of connection do you have IMAP or POP?
Posted by wclarkson, on Oct 26, 2003 at 11:38 PM, in Applications
Ok, i've removed the towel and flipped it upside... 591 Views / 10 Replies  
Ok, i've removed the towel and flipped it upside down. So it's a bad thing to leave it on all the time?
Posted by wclarkson, on Oct 1, 2003 at 04:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Is Target Disc Mode bad for my powerbook. 591 Views / 10 Replies  
I currently have a 1st Generation TiBook and a G4 Cube with a processor upgrade. So it is faster than the Tibook. My question is, is it safe to leave my Tibook in target disc mode attached to my cube...
Posted by wclarkson, on Oct 1, 2003 at 04:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The error occurs on the first line. It expects... 864 Views / 18 Replies  
The error occurs on the first line. It expects and end of line. And it can't find it.

It is the first line that gives the error.
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 25, 2002 at 09:44 PM, in Developer Center
I want the user to be sent to /etc/hostconfig. I... 864 Views / 18 Replies  
I want the user to be sent to /etc/hostconfig. I am using the line

tell application "Terminal"
do script with command "sudo pico /etc/hostconfig"
display dialog "Enter Admin password into...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 25, 2002 at 09:08 PM, in Developer Center
On second thought, the user can just have... 864 Views / 18 Replies  
On second thought,

the user can just have dialog boxes that walk them through it.

How do I delay a dialog box until a user inputs information into the terminal. Say, on a return key I...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 25, 2002 at 08:21 PM, in Developer Center
Seeing as how I am a complete novice at AS. I... 864 Views / 18 Replies  
Seeing as how I am a complete novice at AS. I would appreciate your help in this.

If you are unwilling, are there any good sites, tutorials or books that I could use?
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 25, 2002 at 08:05 PM, in Developer Center
Thanks for your help. I am trying to get... 864 Views / 18 Replies  
Thanks for your help.

I am trying to get applescript to insert multiple commands into the terminal.

I would like it to do something like

tell application "Terminal"
do script "sudo -s"...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 25, 2002 at 07:30 PM, in Developer Center
Scripting the Terminal and System Preferences 864 Views / 18 Replies  
MacNN Developers:

I am Will Clarkson. I released the Airport Software Base Station Tutorial this past week. Although the program has been successful. There are ways in which to improve. I would...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 24, 2002 at 04:04 PM, in Developer Center
I feel that the ease of use is the reason for... 577 Views / 10 Replies  
I feel that the ease of use is the reason for using my tutorial. I created this tutorial for those of us who don't know exactly everything about Mac OS X, UNIX, etc. It is meant as a beginners/...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 21, 2002 at 09:42 PM, in Applications
I've posted a PDF on Will Clarkson.com... 577 Views / 10 Replies  
I've posted a PDF on Will Clarkson.com (http://www.willclarkson.com). If you want step by step instructions, use this resource.
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 20, 2002 at 03:26 PM, in Applications
The Way I got Software Base Station on OS X 577 Views / 10 Replies  
Ok.....Here goes nothing. If you have trouble. Then read the instructions that come w/ gNAT. This is a more detailed instruction set. I will probably modify these and post them as a PDF some time....
Posted by wclarkson, on Jan 19, 2002 at 06:20 PM, in Applications
MySQL, Creating a Database and a USER for phpBB? 590 Views / 2 Replies  
I just downloaded phpBB. I installed php and MySQL with out a hitch.

Now the problem comes when trying to create a user and a database. I have tried the documentation with MySQL. But to no...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 26, 2001 at 01:30 PM, in macOS
Thanks gorg...actually before u replied...I had... 561 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks gorg...actually before u replied...I had figured it out...Through the help of some very nice forum members (you know who you are).

I got it....now on to learning how to use it.... ;)
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 25, 2001 at 03:38 PM, in macOS
I am aware of this...Gorg Didn't help AT ALL!!!... 470 Views / 14 Replies  
I am aware of this...Gorg Didn't help AT ALL!!! Oh well...back to user status...anywho...I still haven't gotten them to run...see post in other thread...weird. Internal Server 500 Error.
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 25, 2001 at 10:25 AM, in macOS
Thanks a lot....That helped...now its just... 561 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks a lot....That helped...now its just getting them to run.

I get an internal server error 500 error.

i made these in BBEdit.

Code

I get the following error:
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 25, 2001 at 12:29 AM, in macOS
Actually AI will eventually be run off of... 536 Views / 13 Replies  
Actually AI will eventually be run off of Nuke..and macnn forums will be off of the new server. So...look for AI when Macnn.com gets its new server. Maybe 2 weeks after we get macnn.com forums...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 22, 2001 at 11:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Well...AI will be back. That is for sure. But the... 536 Views / 13 Replies  
Well...AI will be back. That is for sure. But the question is when...well... I don't know.
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 22, 2001 at 11:19 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Thanks Mom... But I can handle my own fight thank... 470 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks Mom... But I can handle my own fight thank you!!!!
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 22, 2001 at 02:39 PM, in macOS
Hey...Back off will ya. I am JUST learning... 470 Views / 14 Replies  
Hey...Back off will ya.

I am JUST learning PERL.

And you think your so smart. Do you know

HTML
Java Script
Object C
C++
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 22, 2001 at 11:33 AM, in macOS
No I have not installed developer tools. because... 561 Views / 7 Replies  
No I have not installed developer tools. because they don't launch in my version of OS X ;)




The /usr/bin/perl -v worked.

but the rest didn't.

It said "./perl.pl: Command not found."
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 21, 2001 at 02:48 PM, in macOS
Getting Perl installed in OS X 561 Views / 7 Replies  
Right now I'm learning PERL. I thought perl was installed with OS X. But I guess I was wrong. After Getting the path to perl (from another thread) I inserted that into my .pl file. It now just...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 21, 2001 at 01:30 PM, in macOS
I've experienced this same problem...let me see... 399 Views / 6 Replies  
I've experienced this same problem...let me see if if I can get it

here it is:

./configure --with-mysql=/usr/local --with-apxs=/usr/sbin/apxs \
--with-zlib=/usr -> --with-zlib=/usr
loading...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 21, 2001 at 01:03 AM, in Developer Center
Path to Perl in OS X 470 Views / 14 Replies  
I am just getting around to doing perl in OS X...but for the life of me I can't rememeber the path...

Can anyone help? :)
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 21, 2001 at 12:56 AM, in macOS
gNAT = Software Base Station it works... 467 Views / 10 Replies  
gNAT = Software Base Station

it works perfectly on my imac....10.1...well...I don't have it...can't comment about 10.1
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 19, 2001 at 08:29 PM, in macOS
Classic on a 500mhz iMac DV SE w/ 640 Megs of... 1,665 Views / 118 Replies  
Classic on a 500mhz iMac DV SE w/ 640 Megs of RAM.

took 1 minute 5 seconds = 65 seconds.

This was even when adding a couple extensions...so its probably closer to 1 minute.

My Friend was...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 19, 2001 at 08:21 PM, in macOS
The volume on my friends 5G24 is not functioning... 1,665 Views / 118 Replies  
The volume on my friends 5G24 is not functioning correctly. He has the soundsticks and isub (combo). The pro keyboard sound keys activate the little transparent volume control...but it won't go below...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 19, 2001 at 07:06 PM, in macOS
I have a friend close buy who is a... 1,012 Views / 80 Replies  
I have a friend close buy who is a developer....and from his house I used 5G24. I have to second this. I used 5G24 on an iMac DV SE (500mhz) with 640 megs of RAM and the thing flew. I only got to use...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 19, 2001 at 01:01 PM, in macOS
Regarding Removing Addresses...... 266 Views / 2 Replies  
Regarding Removing Addresses... (http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic&f=36&t=000353)

I'm not sure how to disable it...but...i hope this previous thread helps somewhat.
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 18, 2001 at 08:05 PM, in Applications
I just e-mailed you regarding Testing. I'm... 617 Views / 16 Replies  
I just e-mailed you regarding Testing.

I'm willing to test any app writen in Cocoa. Cocoa is the future. Go OS X!!!!
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 17, 2001 at 12:42 PM, in macOS
Total novice...no idea how. 479 Views / 5 Replies  
Total novice...no idea how.
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 15, 2001 at 11:46 PM, in Developer Center
Ok.... So I've got my finished pbproj document...Now What? 479 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm learning cocoa and I made a basic text editor in Project Builder. Now I want to make an installer or transferable program. This will be used to distribute it too my friends and family...just to...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 15, 2001 at 08:44 PM, in Developer Center
I think it's just you... 430 Views / 13 Replies  
I think it's just you...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 14, 2001 at 10:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
wow..... they've got 28 members. 430 Views / 13 Replies  
wow..... they've got 28 members.
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 14, 2001 at 09:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I have no idea. I'm not Gay...thats for sure!!!!.... 488 Views / 21 Replies  
I have no idea. I'm not Gay...thats for sure!!!!. Maybe someone who is a little insecure mentioned it. But Jamba Juice has nothing to do w/ being gay. Anyways....

It was fun. Pictures should be...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 11, 2001 at 10:51 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My Trip To California!!!!! And Meeting Albert Wu!!!!! 488 Views / 21 Replies  
Over the past week I took a trip to California which hopefully explains my non presence at the forums. It was really fun. I got a tour of Apple Inc. (Thanks to some help from some great friends I...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 9, 2001 at 10:59 PM, in MacNN Lounge
You REALLY shouldn't be using software that you... 264 Views / 6 Replies  
You REALLY shouldn't be using software that you haven't paid for.

But... Since you have it...What is the stability of Word and Powerpoint? These are what I use the most.
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 7, 2001 at 11:21 PM, in Applications
I don't believe that is a button option by... 300 Views / 3 Replies  
I don't believe that is a button option by default. I'm sure it can be implemented by customizing the toolbar.

But until I can get to my mac (thursday afternoon). Just do file-> Save as Draft.
...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 5, 2001 at 02:01 PM, in Applications
I'm going to Cupertino. What GOOD Questions should I ask? 405 Views / 10 Replies  
Hello All!!!!

I'm taking a trip to cupertino on Friday. I will be getting a tour of Apple's Facility, although I don't expect to see anything of real importance. But I will have a special tour...
Posted by wclarkson, on Aug 1, 2001 at 11:23 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I have access to a 5F24 build...no USB printer... 410 Views / 5 Replies  
I have access to a 5F24 build...no USB printer sharing here.... I assume it would work in classic...but maybe not.. i'll have to check.

has anyone got this to work? if not.. Apple will release it...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 29, 2001 at 11:21 PM, in macOS
My friends works..... It is totally fast as... 2,347 Views / 261 Replies  
My friends works..... It is totally fast as helll. But Fetch 4 doesn't work..he was kinda bummed about that....although there is also the connect to server option...

5F24 is way on the right...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 29, 2001 at 10:35 PM, in macOS
As far as I or my friend ;) are aware yes. 5G... 2,347 Views / 261 Replies  
As far as I or my friend ;) are aware yes. 5G builds were seeded but to whom..I have no idea... There are also referren to in the darwin bug reports, so they do exist...and apparentyly have DVD in...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 28, 2001 at 11:14 PM, in macOS
its not mine!!!!n I swear ;)...its for a friend... 2,347 Views / 261 Replies  
its not mine!!!!n I swear ;)...its for a friend of mine who can't get on the internet.... ;)

Any help would be greatly appreciated by my friend ;)
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 28, 2001 at 01:41 PM, in macOS
Ok...so i'm a unix idiot... How do I mount it as... 2,347 Views / 261 Replies  
Ok...so i'm a unix idiot... How do I mount it as Read Write...someone explained this earlier but...knowing me i srewed it up... anyway.. How do I mount it as Read Write...

I can't find...
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 28, 2001 at 12:42 PM, in macOS
Why don't you send me the file wclarkson@mac.com ... 246 Views / 1 Replies  
Why don't you send me the file wclarkson@mac.com

I'll work on it and when I get it I'll tell you exactly how I did it. I'm one of those people who can't do something abstractly...its hard for me....
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 26, 2001 at 02:05 PM, in Applications
I want that dual 500. That is a great price...... 527 Views / 4 Replies  
I want that dual 500. That is a great price... I'll buy it. Just can't figure out how.

nm Its a sample...that sucks.

[ 07-21-2001: Message edited by: wclarkson ]
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 21, 2001 at 02:33 PM, in Marketplace
stop playing with it and make me a copy already ... 472 Views / 12 Replies  
stop playing with it and make me a copy already

j/k

hehe
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 20, 2001 at 05:19 PM, in Mac Desktops
Cool!!!! Now install OS X and see if its faster.... 472 Views / 12 Replies  
Cool!!!! Now install OS X and see if its faster. If so, Then make a disc image of the 9.2 cd and e-mail me a link.
Posted by wclarkson, on Jul 20, 2001 at 04:47 PM, in Mac Desktops
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