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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-21-2008, 04:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,168
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Python Fatal Error

When I try to play Civilization IV, it starts the loading window, stops at where it says "Initializing Python" and then abruptly states that "Python Failed To Initialize"...

What perhaps is...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-25-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 441
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Cool Protecting private data

I sometimes use my MacBook at school and need to access things like hotmail etc. Now, I doubt anyone is watching, but its good to know how to do things anyway. What I want to do is protect my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-25-2008, 01:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 516
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
how to remove

How do you remove installed mkp files. I'm not talking about the receipt, but the actual installed file (a example would be say, flip for your mac).

Thank you for the time.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-29-2008, 07:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 690
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
How to?

I understand how to establish a SSH tunnel from one computer to another, but how do you direct internet traffic through it? I commonly use easily accessed wireless, and would like to protect my data?...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-25-2008, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 795
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Ssh

Now, I know via terminal you can very easily create a ssh connection to a computer of your choice (in my case my iMac at home). When you do this tho, all your doing is creating a "tunnel" to your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2008, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 649
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
You can to some extent, but its not worth it. It...

You can to some extent, but its not worth it. It is more worthwhile to upgrade it yourself.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2008, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 716
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
This is true, this is why I'd only do it or a...

This is true, this is why I'd only do it or a short period of time. MB's run hot... even with smc fan control really cranking it.

I've noticed even running just youtube vids the MB will get very...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 716
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
PC's seem to move fine even when running. The...

PC's seem to move fine even when running. The first post makes most sense.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 716
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Question How to

I'm wondering if there is anyway, through terminal or otherwise that I can have my MacBook NOT go to sleep when I close the lid. Reason is if I need to run a process and put it in my bag and go...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 05-23-2008, 11:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,031
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
ettercap

Alright, well I've been trying to install ettercap (precisely 0.7.3) and haven't had much luck (I have yet to find a simple guide to installation). I've installed MacPorts (which I believe is all I...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-23-2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 509
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Security

Before I even start, I'd like to state that everything in the this post was done with my consent, and for educational purposes only. No illegal activities were carried out, I understand my personal...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-22-2008, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 737
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
file sharing

I'm having a problem getting file sharing to work on my home network.

I have file sharing turned on, and my firewall set to allow only essential connections but when I try to hook up with my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-22-2008, 10:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,964
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
If your going to be using your MacBook for...

If your going to be using your MacBook for anything that is in the least bit 3D, you will be sadly disappointed in its ability. It is usable, but the frames per second is horrible and the quality...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-14-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,336
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
I always thought the same before I bought it, but...

I always thought the same before I bought it, but the widescreen is very nice. Your desktop can get cluttered with apps you have running, finder windows etc but thats what spaces/expose is for.

I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-13-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,329
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Download a program called "SMCfan control". It...

Download a program called "SMCfan control". It allows you to increase your fan speeds. On my MacBook my fans are always at 2500 rpm or so.

Keeps the temp down. i find as soon as it gets up there,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-12-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Thanks for that heads up, I was under the...

Thanks for that heads up, I was under the impression is was both ways in ability. This is why questions are good to ask. Thanks again.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2008, 09:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 732
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
The MacBook is a great great consumer Laptop. I...

The MacBook is a great great consumer Laptop. I love it. I myself bought the cheapest MacBook (crappy combo drive), but it was well worth it. Its HD was small but the MacBook is easy to up. I throw...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-11-2008, 10:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Headless Clone Needs Head

I'm going to be building a pc for the purpose of storage of media etc and because I can (building your own computer is very fun). But I have no want to buy a monitor, I have a iMac + my MacBook. I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-09-2008, 11:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,631
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Sounds good, the update is 1 month away (I...

Sounds good, the update is 1 month away (I believe from the rumors), but the tough part is apple rumors are always off a lot on the dates. People were holding up for the new iMac thinking it was...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-09-2008, 07:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,631
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
The MB is fine for every day stuff. Movies,...

The MB is fine for every day stuff. Movies, photos etc. But if your into very graphically complex things (video editing etc), or gaming with decent gams, then you will want to get the pro.

Hold...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2008, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 15,999
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Hardware issue then, bring it to apple. Seems...

Hardware issue then, bring it to apple. Seems like you have no other choice.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-09-2008, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,631
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
I have a early 2008 MB (newest model), and have...

I have a early 2008 MB (newest model), and have noted in XP with benchmark tests. Graphically speaking, with a simple 3d test (a bunch of spheres bouncing around really fast) I get about 300 frames...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-08-2008, 09:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 19,264
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
Run a program called onyx, its a maintenance...

Run a program called onyx, its a maintenance program that cleans out a lot of stuff. Run it and post back
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-08-2008, 09:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 15,999
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
If you are running 10.5, download a program...

If you are running 10.5, download a program called SMCfancontrol. It allows you to set your fan speeds higher than default. I find apple default fan settings are to low to keep the temp down.
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-05-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,218
Posted By Cpt. Morgan
I love my iMac and my MacBook greatly. I really...

I love my iMac and my MacBook greatly. I really have few problems with apple but will always say Mac > Windows. I'm going to use what you said as my pretense for being devil's advocate.

I don't...
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