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    WARNING! PLEASE READ! iTUNES 2 ALERT

    work around theory for itunes installation in os x.1 if you have multiple partitions remove them from the desktop (unmount them). i.e in os 9.1 you can drag them to the trash and get a message asking if you want to remove them from the desktop and that they will reappear when you restart (i...
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    WARNING! PLEASE READ! iTUNES 2 ALERT

    d*** if u have partitions with different sorts of data on it 1) it organises data different sizes for different uses 2) when the os decides to go tits up and delete the volume info headers on its partition and norton can only recover data files with random names and applications asigned to...
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    updating 9.1 on os x partition kills os x

    problem resolved had to select mac os x disc in startup disc then click the arrow and select the mac os x folder. usually nstartup disc manager lists both folders but it didn't this occasion
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    updating 9.1 on os x partition kills os x

    i just booted os 9.1 on my os x partition and updated it via the update control panel. when i tried to reeboot into os x i got a black screen with text in the top 2 inches with the last line saying "we are panicing in here" i cant type anything and the only thing i can do is to restart the...
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    absolutely pants

    os x is a big let down. everyh disk has a library, apps folder blah blah blah. i've got used to storing different items on different partitions just in case the disk head crashes, (ive had it happen before and lost everything). yeah u can still do that now but my disks seem more cluttered now...
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    Wow memory shows with OS X

    you guys do realize that the ram supplied by apple in their machines is slower than the ram you buy and instal your self. if you look at apple system profiler under os 9 it tells you that some of the ram installed in your machine is slow. this will be the apple installed ram. if you replace the...
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    macx os x on intel

    so why not let people with poor performance cpu's (ie pentium's) use mac os X. everyone knows that mac os x on the g4 willl give kick ass performance over mac os x on a g3. in the next year or two i'm going to invest on a powerbook g4 i would have got a poerbook g4 if it was available when i got...
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    macx os x on intel

    i understand that everyone hates intel, but ........ sooooo many people use the platform that prices for compatible software and hardware have fallen. if it wern't for the pc platform memory and hard drives etc would cost a fortune for us mac users as everything would have to be specially made...
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    macx os x on intel

    does intel bsd have different drivers for usb etc than bsd for mac? if so the mac bsd will have 1 usb driver for the mac platform and the pc version will have a usb driver for their devices. i really can't see a problem. if the drivers already exist and work it only requires a basic driver for...
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    macx os x on intel

    in think apple should release Mac OS X on intel CPU's as well as power pc. It will work on the platform and its major components do work on intel. as the powerpc G4 is so much more powerful than intel pentium the G4's can be used for high end jobs whilst the pentium's can be used for word...
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    turning debug off

    i read on theses forums that macos x was slow because debug was on. Is there anyway to turn debug off and gain some extra speed?
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