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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-07-2010, 11:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 607
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Fable: TLC problems

I have tried running this on both my Powermac and Powerbook. Most of the time, the game fails to start. I have successfully run it on my PowerBook, about 6 times. My PowerMac loads the game but it...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-05-2010, 10:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,266
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
I'm sorry, Jamie, but Vista is GARBAGE IMHO. I...

I'm sorry, Jamie, but Vista is GARBAGE IMHO. I can never get over all the wasted memory usage I see in it. Looking at the leaked code of NT4 years ago, I remember seeing a set of code that made it so...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-04-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,397
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
.MKV file converter?

Whats a good, free .mkv file converter? Furthermore, can I convert it into a iTues playable file without degrading the quality a lot? (its 1080p quality video)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-04-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 634
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Looks like I need a 9700 or higher video card,...

Looks like I need a 9700 or higher video card, rereading everything. Maybe the Doom3 to Doom2 mod will work?

Runs fine on my Powerbook though! All hail ATi!
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-03-2010, 11:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,508
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
what is the model type? The G4 is not a machine...

what is the model type? The G4 is not a machine model, merely a processor class (The MPC 75xx) I assume Power Mac G4, but is it silver or graphite colored? do the drives have a chrome cover?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-02-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,011
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
I am trying to build Mac-On-Linux from the latest...

I am trying to build Mac-On-Linux from the latest source, the wiki said for ubuntu users to follow these instructions:
If you want to use the (outdated) packages supplied by Ubuntu, there is a wiki...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-02-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 634
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Doom 3 graphical problems

I am running Doom 3 1.1b for mac on OS X leopard. My hardware:

1x 1.5Ghz G4
1.25 Gb DDR
Radeon 9000 64mb AGP
Built In MDD sound

When I run Doom, I get to the menu, but the mars planet is a...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-02-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,011
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Building Mac-On-Linux

Okay, I tried the instructions on MOl's wiki

apt-get install libc6-dev ncurses-dev zlib1g-dev libasound2-dev xlibs-dev libpng12-dev libxxf86dga-dev automake autoconf

But I got this spit back at...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-02-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,522
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
@Chas m I was talking to Hughvane, thats why...

@Chas m

I was talking to Hughvane, thats why I quoted his post, get off my back please!

As for the OP, its up to you, a G5 is a great machine, but new SW will be hard to find and its VERY...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-01-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,522
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Get a mini G4, you can run MorphOS on it with...

Get a mini G4, you can run MorphOS on it with leopard and linux, but they may have support for eMac and Power Mac G4 next. As for new ppc HW, get the AmigaOne X1000 we're expecting later this year....
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-01-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 15,084
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Well, if ReactOS keeps up this pace, expect a PPC...

Well, if ReactOS keeps up this pace, expect a PPC port within a year or two?
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,222
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
The HP is now recognized since CS on the samsung...

The HP is now recognized since CS on the samsung was changed. The samsung is now in system profiler, but I can't eject it or open it from the top bar icon, or f12. I tried a cd, was recognized....
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-31-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 834
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
First of all, when you say defaults, do you mean:...

First of all, when you say defaults, do you mean:
All your apps,files, etc. are gone (unlikely)
All of your apps have lost their set settings (likely)

Okay, first off, don't buy or get any of...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,222
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Master and Slave, I'll try CS, I am used to...

Master and Slave, I'll try CS, I am used to controllers not recognizing CS so I have a habit of M/S configs. Linux, everything works fine, even my windows only DVD drive shows up in linux and OS X. I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,222
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
@Jamie Nothing at all in OS X, I just popped an...

@Jamie
Nothing at all in OS X, I just popped an HP in addition to the samsung, same results thus far. I can boot Linux cds in both drives, I'll dig out my OS X discs and see if those boot. But...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
see if a little hole pokes out, if so put a paper...

see if a little hole pokes out, if so put a paper clip FAR into it, it will pop the drive open.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Run your vids in the new HTML 5 standard, even on...

Run your vids in the new HTML 5 standard, even on a 300mhz G3 I can watch it bearably.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,648
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Its nothing, personally the monitor issue sounds...

Its nothing, personally the monitor issue sounds like a flaky adapter to me. Go to OF (OPT-CMD-O-F) and tell us the Firmware revision. If its not up to date you need OS 9 to update it, which i know...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2010, 10:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,222
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Non-Apple DVD drive in G4

I have a Samsung IDE drive in my PMac G4, which Ubuntu recognizes, but OS X won't, so, is there a workaround to get OS X to recognize the DVD drive and use it?!
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-26-2010, 09:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
so that kit 'should' work, barring any speed...

so that kit 'should' work, barring any speed issues!?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-25-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Are you serious!? USB is 480Mbps, FW400 is...

Are you serious!? USB is 480Mbps, FW400 is 400Mbps, it should be fine?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-22-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
USB-FW adapter?

I have an IOMagic USB DVD-DL Lightscribe drive i would love to use for CD booting on my mac, but sadly I can't. Will this work?: USB FIREWIRE 1394 CABLE TRAVEL KIT 6 ADAPTER CONVERTER - eBay (item...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 03-20-2010, 10:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 563
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Ubuntu install via TDM?

My MDD has no CD drive, I have a USB one but it doesn't work for booting. I tried TDMing my iBook and using that cd drive, but the screen gets all messed up with a Linux style pointer, other way...
Forum: iOS and Apps 03-18-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
Heck yeah, I have all my music and vids ready to...

Heck yeah, I have all my music and vids ready to be DLed!
Forum: iOS and Apps 03-17-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By Dreamcast270mhz
I didn't have one at the time my iPod was stolen,...

I didn't have one at the time my iPod was stolen, all my purchases gone... I would like to download at least all my songs from the past 6-8 months. Now I have a 250GB enclosure I backup everything...
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