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Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2007, 02:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 839
Posted By badmuthahubbard
OK, I found some info on resetting PRAM and PMU,...

OK, I found some info on resetting PRAM and PMU, but my wife is not letting me try it now, so I'll post later if it doesn't work...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2007, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 839
Posted By badmuthahubbard
G3 iBook battery problems

Hi.
My wife has a tangerine G3 iBook for which we bought a new battery a while back. The battery status shows up, but it always says 0%, no matter how long it's plugged in, even if she has the comp...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 09-08-2006, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 861
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Shell scripting

I want to put my program in a folder with some other stuff, including a .command file that will run the programming environment my program uses, tell it to open my program, and send it some flags.
I...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 09-08-2006, 01:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By badmuthahubbard
I figured out how to create a .command file that...

I figured out how to create a .command file that I can click to execute; but it doesn't know the folder from which it was called, only the home folder of the current user; and it won't allow me to...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 09-07-2006, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Unfortunately, I'm using university computers. I...

Unfortunately, I'm using university computers. I figured out how to write a short shell file to start my program, but this still has to be started from the command line, and it doesn't seem to work...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 09-06-2006, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Installer package

I have a program that I wrote that I want to distribute. It runs in Pure Data, which is a free open-source programming environment. So essentially people will have to run Pure Data and then open my...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-04-2006, 03:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By badmuthahubbard
How can *any* international, multi-million dollar...

How can *any* international, multi-million dollar company claim ignorance of its own stock records? After the Jobs stock option business that went down recently? You don't get rich by being honest,...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 07-27-2006, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 798
Posted By badmuthahubbard
gcc for 10.3 Panther

Hi. I just went to the developer's tools section of the Mac website, and found it pretty confusing. All the versions of xtools available are either only available for 10.4+ or deprecated or require...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-19-2006, 05:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,100
Posted By badmuthahubbard
If you can play a midi file, you can record it in...

If you can play a midi file, you can record it in Audacity. It isn't so much converting as playing-recording. Like converting a player-piano roll to audiotape.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-19-2006, 04:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By badmuthahubbard
I don't know, but it doesn't work for me either...

I don't know, but it doesn't work for me either trying to access my Linux box. I don't get a prompt, just "connection failed."

What does work is sending from OSX to Linux through the audio...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-19-2006, 03:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By badmuthahubbard
I am new to OSX myself, but have you tried having...

I am new to OSX myself, but have you tried having him connect while the firewall is disabled? If it then works, look up OSX firewall rules on Google. I'd say ask someone here, but, you already are!...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-13-2006, 12:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,197
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Talking I wouldn't know where to go to compare, but I...

I wouldn't know where to go to compare, but I know my Gateway ran $1300 in 2003, and I've seen comparable Macs going for far more.

Another Win advantage- Microsoft spent the 90's training everyone...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-13-2006, 12:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,197
Posted By badmuthahubbard
I'm not saying anyone should be throwing huge...

I'm not saying anyone should be throwing huge chunks of money into keeping old systems totally up-to-date, but, to make an analogy, there are still people driving 1986 Chevrolet Cavaliers, and they...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-12-2006, 08:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,197
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Yeah, Windows is expensive. I forgot that Macs...

Yeah, Windows is expensive. I forgot that Macs are so cheap...
Seriously, very well said. I suppose one has to set things up like this if want wants to take a bite, so to speak. If the other...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-12-2006, 04:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,197
Posted By badmuthahubbard
I don't get it. If a computer and OS do...

I don't get it. If a computer and OS do EVERYTHING someone needs, why should they have to pay thousands of dollars for new computers and new software every several years?

I don't see why it's...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-12-2006, 04:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Possibly. Some people have access to computer...

Possibly. Some people have access to computer labs and audio equipment at universities, though, where there are multiple decks and computers, and don't think of it until someone reminds them.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-12-2006, 04:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By badmuthahubbard
I did it with Pure Data. It's a language, not a...

I did it with Pure Data. It's a language, not a program, but I know it well enough to make a program to do it. It's cross-platform OSS.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-12-2006, 01:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 757
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Internet sharing from PC to Mac

I have IP-over-FireWire set up between Mac and PC. I'd like to extend this to the PC's ethernet internet connection.
I'm reading lots of stuff online, but I'm confused as to what to do with which...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-10-2006, 03:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 858
Posted By badmuthahubbard
One advantage of the SM58 would be that your...

One advantage of the SM58 would be that your great-grandchildren could still use it, both to record and to nail up your casket, lol.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-10-2006, 02:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By badmuthahubbard
It is possible to set up a program to...

It is possible to set up a program to automatically create new files for each track, that's all I can think of that would make this less tedious. Or if you have a bunch of inputs and a bunch of tape...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-10-2006, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Mac and M-Audio seem to have a thing going, I...

Mac and M-Audio seem to have a thing going, I don't know. I would likewise suggest a Yamaha, though I thought their PS line was fine. As long as it has MIDI, and you either have a MIDI port on the...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-10-2006, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,038
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Ditto on the mixed reviews of M-Audio keyboards. ...

Ditto on the mixed reviews of M-Audio keyboards. Some people love them, but I'd say the bottom line in this situation is that, if your first keyboard is one, you will not be learning to play piano. ...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-10-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 988
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Thumbs up Thanks! Finally, alt-cmd-O-F worked. I had...

Thanks! Finally, alt-cmd-O-F worked.
I had updated the firmware, btw. I also zapped the PRAM numerous times. I ordered a new PRAM battery, and I guess I'll throw it in there anyway. But as of...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-09-2006, 03:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 988
Posted By badmuthahubbard
The CD drive works fine, though, for reading the...

The CD drive works fine, though, for reading the CD, and when I start up to boot from CD it does go around and the yellow light lights up, but nothing happens for hours. I guess it must be the PRAM....
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 07-09-2006, 03:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,094
Posted By badmuthahubbard
Sorry, yes, I noticed the forum after posting...

Sorry, yes, I noticed the forum after posting this. I saw "other OS" and thought it meant lesser-known OS's one doesn't hear about so much. It seems strange earlier Mac OS would be thrown in with...
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