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    xroach for Apple's X11 Server

    This doesn't look as if it'll take much time; the build is as follows: To build: cc -o xroach roach.c -lX11 [-lsocketorwhatever] [-lm] [-l...] The entire readme file is pasted below: README Xroach - A game of skill. Try to find the roaches under your...
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    xroach for Apple's X11 Server

    OK. I've got the xroach source code (I think). Does anyone know: 1. How to determine for sure if this is the source code? 2. How to compile the source code to run under Apple's X11 server?
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    xroach for Apple's X11 Server

    Whoa! Stop the presses! I looked more closely at the folder (it was downloaded from the FreeBSD site) and it contains a "UNIX executable" file. This is not the binary. Won't this run in X11? If so, how does one execute it?
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    xroach for Apple's X11 Server

    I have the xroach binary. How can I compile it to run under Apple's X11 server?
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    AppleScript & Sound Control Panel

    Does anyone have suggestions on how to script the Sound Control Panel to change between built-in audio and an external sound source (M-Audio Sonica)?
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    How lazy can you get with an airport?

    How lazy can you get with an airport? Ask the management of Logan International.
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    "Bad key length"

    Basically, yes. I also had the option for him to just fix it for $50, but I sprang for an extra $30 to own the tool he used. Teach a man to fish and all that...
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    "Bad key length"

    There was indeed a bad key length, repaired by Greg at the Mall of America Apple Store. He qouted me $50, but I bought the program he used to do it (Alsoft's DiskWarrior), so they waived the service fee. Kewl!
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    "Bad key length"

    Do you think the Apple Store Genius Bar would be able/willing to fix this for a fee?
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    "Bad key length"

    Thank you, DeltaMac. Even though I'm asking everyone again, this was very helpful. Is there anyone out there who knows what bad key length means specifically?
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    "Bad key length"

    What do you mean by "losing fast"?
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    "Bad key length"

    Disk First Aid has returned the following error after twice running a disk repair: bad key length Does anyone know what this is and/or how to fix it? The machine boots VERY SLOWLY and does the same shutting down (around ten minutes each way), but is otherwise OK.
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    The Most Important UNIX Program Ever Written

    Giaguara, go write some f*uckin' code, and dont' reply to my posts in the future--you just sidetrack them.
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    The Most Important UNIX Program Ever Written

    Giaguara: see your quote of me above "xroach is *obviously* not the most important UNIX program ever written; take a look at my signature below, including the hyperlink to get a look into the scary world of my sense of humor." My signature in a reference to my character, not to the content...
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    The Most Important UNIX Program Ever Written

    xroach is *obviously* not the most important UNIX program ever written; take a look at my signature below, including the hyperlink to get a look into the scary world of my sense of humor. Seriously, tho', would anyone be interested in recompiling this small, representative X application into...
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