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    Moved to OSX!
    I'm a Slackware user that moved to OSX, atleast for my main desktop. I have two questions. How to i changed what apps start on boot, is there some mac utility for this or do i have to go edit the boot scripts. The second question is how to i set my root password. It didn't do it on the install.

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    firsteggprez's Avatar
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    Jun 11, 2004
    iMac 24" 3 GHz 3 gigs of ram & 2004 PowerBook
    Quote Originally Posted by rcottere
    How do i changed what apps start on boot,
    system preferences---Acounts---your acount---startup iteams

    that should work!
    -Chapman Film School: Class of 2012-

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    The root password is in the same sort of area, only rather than Startup Items, it's under Security.

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    Thanks. There aren't many gui configs in Slack, it's a shock to have to use one

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    What is slackware? Are you talking about an OS?

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    Avalon's Avatar
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    Jun 25, 2004
    Luxemburg, Europe
    PowerMac G5 Dual 2GHz (June 2004), 2.5GB, Airport, black 5G iPod 30GB, white MacBook 2.0 2GB
    Quote Originally Posted by rcottere
    Thanks. There aren't many gui configs in Slack, it's a shock to have to use one
    You don't have to, you can use the terminal...

    Don't forget that OS X is based on FreeBSD

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    Slackware is a version of linux. And I have another question. How to do you delete unused custum color calibrations. Preferences-Display-Color

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