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    Interface is not stable? What?

    I have a Firewire Direct 20x/10x/40x CD burner (Firewire...obviously....Yamaha Mechanism) that always worked perfectly fine in OS 9.x. iTunes 2 does not support my burner, so I use Toast 5 Titanium Release 2 for OS X 10.1. The disk(s) burn fine, but when I try to erase a CD-RW disk, I get the...
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    CD-RW drive

    I have a Firewire Direct Yamaha 20x CD-RW drive, and iTunes does not support it. That wouldn't be a problem, but it appears that OS X 10.1 doesn't support it either. If I put a CD in the drive, nothing disk is mounted. I recently found iTunes 2 on Hotline (iTunes is free), and...
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    Text Edit and HTML

    Hello all. I want to use Text Edit to write my web pages in HTML, but I am having trouble viewing pages that I made in Simpletext. All of the pages that I previously made have the extension, .html, and they show up fine on the internet. When I double click these same .html files in OS X 10.1...
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    Issues with 5G59

    I have OS X 10.1 build 5G59, and it is very nice. I don't want to hear anything about where I got it or anything...I am a loyal Mac user who has purchased the Public Beta, OS X 10.0, and I will pay the $20 next week. I have an AGP Radeon, and 1) I can't seem to figure out how to use my...
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    ATI Radeon in OS X

    Hello everyone. In OS 9.1, there is an ATI button at the top right of the screen. This button lets me access the ATI control panel, which then lets me use my TV as my monitor. I watch a lot of movies on my computer, so this feature is very important to me. I use the S-Video out on my AGP...
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    IE 5.1 Preview Crash?

    Just recently, IE 5.1 started to mess up in OS X. When I try to quit the App, the colorful wheel starts spinning...and spinning...and spinning, and it never quits. I have to Force Quit, then everything goes back to normal. Has this happened to anyone else? Can I fix it? Thanks. Cutman
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    Sound Blaster Live! ?

    Does anyone know if the Creative Sound Blaster Live! PCI sound card works in OS X yet? I was going to get one a while ago, but it said that it only worked in 9 or it compatable with X yet? Thanks. cutman
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    Could someone please confirm for me that I have the G4 Sawtooth? Remember when Apple went from 400, 450, and 500 MHz models down to 350-450? Well, I got a 500 AFTER they went back to 500 mHz and before they went to dual processors, and I have an AGP video card (Radeon). I think this means I...
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    RAM for OS X

    I know that with OS X, the more Ram the better, so my question is: What kind of Ram should I get and where should I get it from? I have a G4 500 Mhz (single processor) with 256 MB in a single Dimm. I would like a minimum of 512 so that my computer lasts until the G5 is released (I try to...
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    Security: I'm sort of scared...

    I have a 500 SP G4 with 256 Megs of Ram, and I hose my own webpage using Apache on OSX. I also have a cable modem. My computer has always been noisy (it always seems to be working on something), and now that I have OS X, I haven't shut it down in over a month. The other night, I noticed that...
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    10.0.4 Released

    I just got home from work, and for the first time in weeks the software update is actually doing something!! I'm downloading the upgrade now...we'll see what it changes.
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    Very Frustrated with OS X Privileges

    I am getting very frustrated with the privileges (or lack there of) in OS X. My user is the administrator, but for some reason I don't have control of my OS X partition. I can't index it in Sherlock, and when I try to empty the trash (delete the old version of Sharity) it says "Operation could...
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    Saving in Quicktime?

    Hi, Has anyone else had problems saving movies from Quicktime? Sometimes I get the message that the movie doesn't allow saving (Jurassic Park III), and other times my comp. says that the disk doesn't allow saving. Is there any way for me to fix this? Thanks. cutman
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    OS 10.0.2 Build 4P12!!

    Well, I got a nice little surprise today when I went to Software Update...a new version of iTunes, and more importantly...10.0.2. Is anyone else surprised that it came out this soon? I heard it wasn't going to be released until late May. What I've noticed about it so far: My EzQuest...
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    EzQuest Cobra hard drives...

    Does anyone know how I can use my 30 GB Cobra Hard Drive in OS X? It is pretty useless to me if I have to keep switching back into OS 9.1 to use it. Do I just have to wait for EzQuest to release a new driver or something...anyone have a clue when that will be? Thanks. cutman
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    Web Hosting Questions

    Friends (Theed especially), After learning how to host a web site, I am wondering how I can check to see how many people are visiting the site, how often they are visiting it, etc. Does the Apache software enable me to monitor my site? Another question (not really related to OSX...
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    Web Sharing?

    Hi, I just registered a domain name today, and I was wondering if I could set up the Apache Web Server in OSX so that web site is at the domain name I registered instead of at Does anyone know how to do this? Is it possible? thanks. cutman
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    Can't modify one of my partitions...

    For some reason, when I try to copy a file from a removable disk to my partition with OS X on it, I get the message that my hard drive can't be modified. When I log on as root, I can modify the disk, but that is a pain. Does anyone know how I can change the permissions that that I (the...
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    Porting Linux app to OS X

    I am new to the Unix/Linux scene, and I'm wondering how hard it is to port a Linux application to OS X. I have the developer tools, but I have no idea how to use them. If it isn't too hard or time consuming, could someone please tell me how I can port Audio Galaxy Satellite v0.520L for linux...