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Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-17-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,795
Posted By aarnclayt
ok cool. thanks.

ok cool. thanks.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-17-2009, 03:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,795
Posted By aarnclayt
split an ntfs partition

I'd like to split an ntfs partition without losing the data on it. I don't really have an easy way of backing up the data on the drive otherwise I'd just do that as a safeguard. both of the...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-14-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By aarnclayt
I did a clean install of snow leopard. ok... so I...

I did a clean install of snow leopard. ok... so I just realized that I was only reading my ntfs partition and I was read/write -ing to a fat32 shared partition.

thanks for the help. and chscag,...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-13-2009, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By aarnclayt
ntfs in snow leopard

am I crazy but it seems like snow leopard can read/write into an ntfs partition. I'm using it as a partition shared with XP.

I'm upgrading from 10.4 to 10.6 (just couldn't pass up the $30 OS) and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-20-2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,385
Posted By aarnclayt
oddly resurrected thread. i think we should...

oddly resurrected thread. i think we should consider this one closed
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-19-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By aarnclayt
I took The badmonkey's advice and switched from...

I took The badmonkey's advice and switched from avg to comodo + adaware 08. firewall's make me cozy.

but what about other app's:

does everyone *really* use media player?
adobe isn't all that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-19-2008, 07:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,023
Posted By aarnclayt
you should explain why you need antivirus...

you should explain why you need antivirus software - it's pretty unnecessary with os x based on unix which is both incredibly stable and secure.

the big ones like norton and mcafee will protect...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-19-2008, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By aarnclayt
switchers guide for xp/vista

do we have a switchers guide for windows? for all of those who dual boot but haven't used windows in years

i've found a few cool apps so far

internet browser: k-meleon
antivirus: AVG (not...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-15-2008, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,257
Posted By aarnclayt
since no one responded i just tried it anyway ...

since no one responded i just tried it anyway

my drivers were no good for xp 64, only xp 32. but everything runs fine.

is there a driver disc for xp 64? i can only seem to find it for vista64...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 956
Posted By aarnclayt
are you saying you want to listen to the songs on...

are you saying you want to listen to the songs on your mac partition while your using windows?

if so what you need to do is create a separate FAT32 partition where you store anything you want to...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,106
Posted By aarnclayt
looks to me like justvoip is a windows app. but...

looks to me like justvoip is a windows app. but you just click the download button on their website.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 09:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,935
Posted By aarnclayt
just another sidenote. i've only ever used grub...

just another sidenote. i've only ever used grub as a boot loader, but i've never had any trouble with it. i'm running arch linux and os x at the moment and have no problems at boot.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 09:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,935
Posted By aarnclayt
removing the swap now won't make a difference - I...

removing the swap now won't make a difference - I just wanted to make sure that suse was on a primary partition and not an extended one.

the only other thing i can think of is that your linux...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,935
Posted By aarnclayt
also... more importantly... how did you partition...

also... more importantly... how did you partition your disk? it looks like you have 5 partitions which means 1 of them has to be an extended partition

this could be your problem. you may have to...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 07:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,935
Posted By aarnclayt
did you install linux? i don't know much about...

did you install linux? i don't know much about suse, but it would also help if you mentioned where you installed lilo. mbr? or efi?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-12-2008, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,257
Posted By aarnclayt
dual boot xp 64 and os x.4

is it possible to dual boot with tiger and no additional proprietary software (ie without bootcamp or vmfusion or parallels)?

i don't mind wiping my hard drive and reinstalling everything. i have...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-06-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By aarnclayt
no, how would I do that?

no, how would I do that?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-03-2008, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By aarnclayt
hardware clock

dual-booting archlinux and osx.4

can't seem to get the clock set to the right time on arch. Here's what the relevant part of my rc.conf looks like:

LOCALE="en_US.utf8"
HARDWARECLOCK="UTC"...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-21-2008, 08:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,428
Posted By aarnclayt
I changed my PYTHONPATH in ~/.profile to...

I changed my PYTHONPATH in ~/.profile to /opt/local/lib/python2.4 which is where the macports python is installed, but when I run gcalcli I get this:

'import site' failed; use -v for traceback...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-20-2008, 10:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,428
Posted By aarnclayt
right. that makes sense. I should have thought...

right. that makes sense. I should have thought of that. thanks.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-20-2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,428
Posted By aarnclayt
No, I tried but I didn't see it as a port. If...

No, I tried but I didn't see it as a port. If there is one, what is it called? and how do I get it?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-20-2008, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,428
Posted By aarnclayt
gcalcli and macports

I'm trying to put the agenda from my google calendar on my desktop via geektool, but I'm having trouble getting gcalcli to recognize the dependencies. According to the site, gcalcli requires python,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2008, 09:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By aarnclayt
that's what I needed to hear. thanks

that's what I needed to hear. thanks
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By aarnclayt
upgrading harddrive

what kind of difference is there between the 5400 rpm and 7200 rpm harddrive? is it noticeable? is it worth the extra cash?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-10-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By aarnclayt
found my answer here macosxhints.com...

found my answer here macosxhints.com (http://forums.macosxhints.com/archive/index.php/t-9074.html)

apparently its under preferences - international settings - input - dvorak. strangely enough...
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