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Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-04-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By timinak
[solved]

Heard, understood. And implemented! Thanks
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-04-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By timinak
:Cool: I had considered that myself. I think that...

:Cool: I had considered that myself. I think that is a good idea. I've got other drives here.
Thank you
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-04-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By timinak
Time Machine and Linux Dual-boot

I have a 2011 Mac Mini with OSX 10.7, 8 Gb Ram and 500 Gb hard drive with 114 Gb of usage. I have been using time machine, with an external HD which has 300 Gb total, 180 Gb used. Now I have...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-25-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By timinak
[solved]

Being fearful of screwing up the method that chscag refers to (I am a klutz, after all) I "consulted" with a fellow mac dual-booter on the local LUG. His recommendation was small HFS+ partition set...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-25-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By timinak
Thank you chscag, but I don't wish to use that...

Thank you chscag, but I don't wish to use that method. I had read those instructions before posting my question to this forum. I will proceed with a 10 Gb or so fat32 partition unless I hear a good...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By timinak
FAT32 partition for exchanging data between OS

I have installed ubuntu along-side of OSX 10.7 on a mac mini. I first resized my original partition to make room for ubuntu. Now I find that I may have a need for a small partition that is...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 08-30-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 798
Posted By timinak
Question ogg to mp3 for kindle touch

I have a lot of ogg files on my 2011 Mac Mini that I have been transferring to a
Mach Speed Oasis (older music player) for listening. It appears that my kindle touch
will play mp3 files.

Is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,211
Posted By timinak
Thumbs up I did also set up a cron job. And yes cron *is*...

I did also set up a cron job. And yes cron *is* easy to work with and the cron job *did* work.
Since cron is considered deprecated on mac that suggested to
me that at some point simple cron jobs...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,211
Posted By timinak
Thumbs up :o TextEdit? This vimmer would never touch that...

:o TextEdit? This vimmer would never touch that stuff! I restored the missing elements and then selectively removed them again. The removal of either will generate that error. Leaving them in gives...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,211
Posted By timinak
Following is terminal dump linus:~ tim$...

Following is terminal dump
linus:~ tim$ launchctl unload ~/Library/LaunchAgents/refresh_fetchmail.plist
launchctl: no plist was returned for: /Users/tim/Library/LaunchAgents/refresh_fetchmail.plist...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,211
Posted By timinak
Question :[ Duh! 1)I thought that Lingon did that.. ...

:[ Duh!
1)I thought that Lingon did that..
2)Can you tell me how to manually reload it and what to look for in system logs?
thanks
Tim
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,211
Posted By timinak
My, what a quick reply! Code for...

My, what a quick reply!
Code for ~/Library/LaunchAgents/refresh_fetchmail.plist follows:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,211
Posted By timinak
Exclamation Lingon running job every 10 seconds!

I'm using Mac Lion 10.7.4 on a 2011 Mac Mini
I've just installed Lingon 3.
A screen capture of the settings can be seen at
http://www.akwebsoft.com/images/lingon_settings.png
As should be shown,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-06-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,429
Posted By timinak
I'm sorry. I never did find a solution, just a...

I'm sorry. I never did find a solution, just a work-around. That, is to use the
Connect To Server dialogue from find and just put in the URI :
example 1 : Computer barbara, folder barbaras...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-26-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 809
Posted By timinak
Question What app is bound to apple menu->recent items

FYI: OSX Lion.
FYI: I have a script which clears recent items with app as the command line argument.
Example fhistory.sh -d Preview

References :...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,372
Posted By timinak
Safari->Preferences->General->'Save Download...

Safari->Preferences->General->'Save Download Files To' and
Safari->Preferences->General->'Remove Download List Items..'
thanks very much
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-25-2011, 12:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,372
Posted By timinak
Aah! Where are the settings to do that? thanks...

Aah! Where are the settings to do that?
thanks and Happy Holidays.
tj
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-24-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,372
Posted By timinak
;D Weren't those the days! Thanks.

;D Weren't those the days! Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-24-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,372
Posted By timinak
Thumbs up Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-24-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,372
Posted By timinak
Cleaning out Downloads

FYI : Mac Mini 2011 - osx 10.7
This is a HMB4IHM question.
I've accumulated a lot of files in my Downloads folder.
Is it okay to delete files from that folder?
Are there some that can be and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-23-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 688
Posted By timinak
How to share printer on mac with others

FYI: I am new to the Mac and the Lion OS, but am familiar with linux.
I have a 2011 mac mini with OSX lion (10.7). I have just installed a HP
printer on the mac. When I attempt to install this...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 764
Posted By timinak
Remapping Cmd-Shift-TAB

Is it possible to remap Cmd-Shift-TAB to a different Cmd-key sequence?
It would be nice to not have to press three keys at once.
thanks
tim
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-04-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,403
Posted By timinak
Can't turn off numlock on keypad.

I have a mac mini 2011 with Lion. I have several usb standalone numeric
keypads here. They all work fine with numlock on. Unfortunately, numlock
does not turn off. Thus, I am not able to use the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,429
Posted By timinak
How to connect with computer on network

FYI: Long-time linux user. Familiar with command line.
I've used a mac mini for one month. Network connections are thus
far eluding me. Some times I see other computers in the local network
on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,505
Posted By timinak
http://localhost:631 is the URL for the mac's...

http://localhost:631 is the URL for the mac's CUPS server for those who don't know....
and being more familiar with CUPS myself, that is the route I will take.
gsahli, I appreciate the help. I will...
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