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    10.1 smb vs afp

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    Automatic sftp/ssh

    OK... sometimes I'm a real idiot.... every time I came back to this issue trying to do it... I always entered a passphrase when generating a key via ssh-keygen ... So now I know my stupid mistake on that part... and have gotten it to work as long as the usernames are matched on both...
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    Automatic sftp/ssh

    I've asked this many moons ago... but I have yet to figure it all out and do it... But simply, I would like to have one of my systems sftp to onther and grab a file at set times via a crontab entry... I have been having no luck and pure frustration trying to setup either host based or...
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    Technical Query about X Server

    After adding in some OS X workstations with-in our mostly "Windows" network... there have been serveral issues that are causing headaches.... When an X user opens or creates a new file on the network shares... a duplicate file is created with a "." in front of it... to the Mac user... this...
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    Is it or Is it not possible???

    The "remounting smb shares" Thread mentioned some things and a link to opensource.apple.com article mentioned some things.. but they all have the same bloody results... IS it or is it NOT going to be possible to have an SMB share mounted automaticly when you log-in or when clicking on an...
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    IE 5.2 for X

    I've been trying all morning to download IE 5.2 for X... if you go via the www.microsoft.com/mac route and click on Internet Explorer and then get IE... there is a link for 5.2 but slams you to a page that says > Sorry, but the page is unavailible ... This sucks... perhaps.. maybe not :-)...
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    10.1.5 pain in the neck!

    kcmac... That seems to be the trick !!! Thanks for the info !
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    smb and Samba

    Well... It's the same effect for 4 different OS X systems... however the same mounts for all the other windows systems works fine.... It still could be the smb configuration on the linux box... I'm not sure.... I've looked and looked but havn't found anything that sticks out yet... All I know...
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    10.1.5 pain in the neck!

    Actualy what I think it is... is DHCP related... because even at work I have a wireless connection as well... but when I'm in my office I'm pluged in via ethernet .... The funny thing is... when I unplug everything and take my laptop to a conference room and open up... it's fine... it...
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    10.1.5 pain in the neck!

    fryke, I thought of that, and just tried that lastnight.. but I goofed up because, I didn't select the "Home" location before closing the lid and leaving work... When I got home and clicked on the apple menu to do it... it beachball`ed and the apple menu never came down... so again I was...
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    smb and Samba

    I have had a lot of hands on recently with mounting Windows shares and CIFS shares from a Linux system running Samba. What I have ran into and observed, is that OS X's samba is / must be, so finely tuned for specificly Windows Shares. Shares from a Linux/Smb box mounts fine, appear to work...
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    Mac OS X mail problem - multiple messages sent

    As you mentioned... the SMTP server "bellsouth.net" or such... and the mail.app could be having communication hick-ups ... where the SMTP server may not be sending the correct "message accepted" line and mail.app keeps trying over and over.... As a test... have her setup an iTools account and...
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    10.1.5 pain in the neck!

    Does anyone know of an easy way to downgrade back to 10.1.4 ? I have had such an annoying problem after updating to .5 ... I use the same laptop (PowerBook G4) at work and at home... While at work I plug in my lan-line (100BT) and an external monitor..... When I go home I close the lid...
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    [HOWTO] - Setup PHP & MySQL

    I have several boxes up and running.. but all are live and in use... So after one experience of trying to quickly upgrade to newer versions.. I quick with trying :-( Everything broke and broke hard when trying to upgrade to a newer version of PHP because I orginally did it the hard way...
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    Looking for this .....

    There are Photoshop filters out there for what I'm talking about.... I guess you would have to see the old program "SOAP" or Microsoft PictureIt to know what I'm talking about.... The problem is, a person I know dosn't like iPhoto because she's use to PictureIt.... iPhoto just organizes and...
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