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    OS X Server and Windows Clients

    I have OS X Server running on a small network of about 30 machines. There are Mac clients and Windows clients. Periodially the server vanishes from the Windows clients. I have to stop and start Windows Services on the server and it comes back. Has anyone else seen this?
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    Airport Extreme and 3rd Party Base Stations

    I have a new 17" PowerBook G4 with the Airport Extreme card. I have no problems connecting to Apple Airport Base Stations, the originals, the snow, or the Airport Extreme Base Stations. I've been connected to T-Mobile WiFi though I'm not sure what sort of equipment they're using. Over the last...
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    Strange Classic Behavior

    I have a friend with 9.2.1 and OS X 10.1 runnin on a PowerBook G4 Titanium with 256MB of RAM. Each time he starts Classic (Under OS X) for the first time, the windows for Classic applications don't appear. You can tell OS X thinks they're there, but you can't see them. If he restarts Classic...
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    Explorer,.... etc...

    10.1 is out. I've installed it. It's much faster as everyone said. Many things much improved. Internet Explorer is STILL A PIECE OF CRAP. Websites that require JAVA still don't work. Websites that require significant interactivity still result in a stupid spinning beachball from...
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    LINUX and The Mac (Pinky and the Brain?)

    LINUX and The Mac LINUX and The Mac One is a genius, the other's insane... (which is which? :-) ) Steve Jobs to Richard Stallman... "Gee Richard, What are we gonna do tomorrow night?" ................................ Whenever anyone thinks out loud about the future of computing and...
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    10.1 Distribution, how?

    From what I've heard, 10.1 will not be a free update. This is fine. I've also heard it will not be available for download. Recently I've been reading that the update will be announced at the Paris Expo on 9/26. Considering all of this, it seems to me that most of us won't get our hands on this...
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    Java on the Mac

    Apple says: "...Mac OS X provides a highly-optimized, tightly integrated implementation of Java 2 Standard Edition 1.3, including the client version of the HotSpot virtual machine..." Ok. That's nice. Can someone please tell me why still, even under OS X, with I.E., or OmniWeb, or iCab, or...
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