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Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 11-18-2009, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,456
Posted By kousik
Can you believe that I had this line in...

Can you believe that I had this line in ~/.xinitrc and I pretended not seeing it?
/sw/bin/startkde 2>&1

It must have gotten there while I was trying to install kdegames as I mentioned in my first...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 11-18-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,456
Posted By kousik
Well, there were two files: .X1-lock and .X0-lock...

Well, there were two files: .X1-lock and .X0-lock in /tmp. I first removed the first one, and tried to run xterm in the terminal --- the same problem persisted (i.e, xterm did not start and only the...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 11-18-2009, 04:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,456
Posted By kousik
Thanks for the reply. However, when I try to...

Thanks for the reply.

However, when I try to run xterm (or /usr/X11/bin/xterm) in the terminal (i.e., terminal.app) it does not launch xterm at all; only the X icon on the doc comes and goes away...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 11-17-2009, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,456
Posted By kousik
Nobody had this problem before? Please help me...

Nobody had this problem before?
Please help me fix this problem.... I'll reaaaaaaaaaaaaally appreciate your help. Thanks!
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 11-07-2009, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,456
Posted By kousik
Exclamation Problem with launching x11 applications

Let me try to explain my problem as best as I can. Please bear with me and let me know what other information I need to provide to troubleshoot this.

Machine description:
Macbook 13.3", Mac OSX...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 05-22-2009, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By kousik
There is a weird (?) thing about opening a file...

There is a weird (?) thing about opening a file with ".html" extension using TextEdit --- it opens up as an HTML document (you're in a kind of WYSIWYG mode), but you really want to open it as a plain...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 05-21-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By kousik
Could you post at least a small snippet of your...

Could you post at least a small snippet of your code here?
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 05-21-2009, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By kousik
After entering your HTML code in TextEdit, click...

After entering your HTML code in TextEdit, click on "save as" from the "File" menu. Uncheck "Hide extension" at the left bottom left corner and type the name of the desired filename at the top with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-14-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 13,069
Posted By kousik
I guess you have already tried this, but just to...

I guess you have already tried this, but just to be sure:
go to system pref, then trackpad and then check tap to click. So, next time when you want to click at something, a gentle one-finger tap...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-14-2009, 12:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,883
Posted By kousik
What kind of problem do you have with the...

What kind of problem do you have with the trackpad?
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 05-11-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 647
Posted By kousik
The pictures in your camera are stored in a the...

The pictures in your camera are stored in a the "Originals" folder within the iPhoto Library. The best way (I think!) to import, however, is to do the following from the menu
File>Import to Library...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 05-11-2009, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 34,757
Posted By kousik
The iPhoto pictures are stored in the iPhto...

The iPhoto pictures are stored in the iPhto library. To access the originals go to ~/Pictures/ directory, secondary click (command+click, or use a two finger tap on the trackpad if you have the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-11-2009, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,883
Posted By kousik
Well, caffeine (http://lightheadsw.com/caffeine/)...

Well, caffeine (http://lightheadsw.com/caffeine/) helps prevent change in screen brightness too.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-10-2009, 11:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 828
Posted By kousik
yes!

The answer is yes to both of your questions.
For the second question, you'll be happy to know that there are lots of fine parental controls over applications (which applications the user can use),...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-10-2009, 11:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,883
Posted By kousik
Did you mean that it falls asleep at random...

Did you mean that it falls asleep at random times? If so, then you need some caffeine for your mac to make it stay awake ;D
Lighthead - Caffeine (http://lightheadsw.com/caffeine/)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-10-2009, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,491
Posted By kousik
You may want to use the disk utility app...

You may want to use the disk utility app (/Applications/Utilities/"Disk Utility.app"). You may make use of Repair Disk Permissions, Verify Disk and Repair Disk tools under the First Aid tab in the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-07-2009, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,133
Posted By kousik
Cool FileVault was the culprit

I had FileVault enabled for this account and that was the source of all problems. After disabling it, the changes to default applications are not falling back to the original ones anymore!
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-06-2009, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,332
Posted By kousik
Looks like something is wrong on the server side....

Looks like something is wrong on the server side. Have a look at this (they have the same problem):
ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host - LinuxQuestions.org...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-06-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,538
Posted By kousik
xmarks

Check this out -- it allows one to sync bookmarks among different browsers where the bookmarks are securely backed up in their website:
Xmarks | Bookmark-Powered Web Discovery...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-04-2009, 08:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,133
Posted By kousik
Yes, "kousik" was the admin account which I was...

Yes, "kousik" was the admin account which I was using earlier. Following your suggestion, I created another account with admin privilege, and voila --- it does not have this problem! But, I am still...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-04-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,133
Posted By kousik
Angry Change in default "open with" applications revert back after reboot

This is my first post in this forum.
I have a 2 months old Macbook (leopard). I have a strange problem which I don't know how I can solve:
The macbook has some default applications to open...
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