after a bit of reading, it looks like I did a veeeeery shtupid thing...
(I'm copying my post to this newsgroup, as the alt.sys.mac.newuser-help
group didn't look quite as highly-trafficked...)
anyways, here's what I did...
in an effort to help the owner of a nice shiny new eMac 'clean up' their
personal folder, I moved a few items... including the Library folder! it
appears.... correct me if I'm wrong...
that Mac OS X then created a NEW library... so we restarted it, and all the
Quicken data, dialup info, (etc.) was gone...
so we ...Can't get extensions working mac os x
Howdy.. I can't seem to get my extensions to load on mac os x.
- I'm running Mac OS X 10.5.6
- Here's the output from PEAR
crosenmbp:extensions crosen$ pear -V
PEAR Version: 1.7.2
PHP Version: 5.2.6
Zend Engine Version: 2.2.0
- The error messages from my apache logs
PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/
ns/no-debug-non-zts-20060613/apc.so' - (null) in Unknown on line 0
Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/php/
-debug-non-zts-20060613/apc.so' - (null) in Unknown on line 0
- When...Can't open a file from the munu for it on Mac OS X
Applications ported to Mac OS X from Linux/Win32. compiled by gcc and
Created a bundle for it. Clicking application icon Started the application
menubar on the top of screen, but clicking the menu for opening a input file
Do anything, No debug experience at all on Mac OS X and no knowledge of
On Mac OS X. Can someone give me a hint why and where I should look at ?
There is xcode on my Mac OS X and don't have time to learn it, can Xcode
step in to debug,
And how, may point me to some reference.
--------------------...Mac OS X Mail -- can't move / delete file
All of a sudden, one old email in my inbox is creating havoc. Hangs
when Mail tries updating the index, cannot be opened, moved or deleted
[no alert, just spinning wheel]....
Any advice / direction greatly appreciated.
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
email@example.com (Dave) wrote:
> All of a sudden, one old email in my inbox is creating havoc. Hangs
> when Mail tries updating the index, cannot be opened, moved or deleted
> [no alert, just spinning wheel]....
> Running 10.2.8.
> Any advice / direction ...Can't see crosshairs using ginput
When using ginput to select points on a surface or pcolor plot, I
can not see the crosshairs. On any other type of plot, I can see the
cursor without any problem, but it appears invisible everywhere
inside the figure window when that figure contains a color plot. Any
I am using the student version of R14 on Mac 10.4.5.
I think that was fixed in one of the Matlab updates. I used to have
that problem, but I don't now. What service pack are you using?
OSX 10.4.6 and Matlab 188.8.131.52 (R14) Service Pack 3
...Your Mac won't start up in Mac OS X (Mac OS X 10.3.9 or earlier)
Your Mac won't start up in Mac OS X (Mac OS X 10.3.9 or earlier)
Nothing can be more frustrating than turning on your Mac only to find
that it won't start up. Instead of seeing the Finder, you see a blue or
gray screen, an icon of a broken folder, a kernel panic, a flashing
question mark, or a computer that just sits there. What can you do?
Don't worry. It could be a simple issue that you can fix yourself.
Note: This article applies to Mac OS X 10.3.9 or earlier.
Tip: If your computer won't start at all, skip to "You see a blank,
gray screen" below.
The first step ...Are Mac OS X 10.5.8's iLife programs safe to use in Mac OS X 10.7.x and 10.8.x?
Someone told me that Mac OS X 10.7.x and 10.8.x do not come with iLife
like the older Mac OS X versions (e.g., 10.5.x). I did not know this!
Since my client uses iPhoto that came preinstalled on his old 2008
MacBook Pro's Mac OS X 10.5.x (10.5.8 right now), can he use the old one
from 10.5.8? Or will he need a third party replacement (needs to
import/copy the old image files) or buy a new iPhoto version for his
photo(graph)s? I recalled he did not like iPhoto and wonder if the new
one is any better.
Thank you in advance. :)
Quote of the Week: "Every ruler...Can't load OS X.x.x on G4, get a circle with a slash in it....
I can't get my Mac G4 to load OS X...
I get a gray circle with a slash in it...
any ideas what this means other than trouble ?
I have replaced everything except for the motherboard and
power supply after the intial install.
So either the install is corrupted in the beginning or
I actually have a bad motherboard.
I haven't tried reinstalling with all the new components,
I just rebooted everytime I changed something.
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| P.O. Bo...Mac OS X: Can't Add 'Home' Folder To Dock
I am unable to add the 'Home' Folder to the Dock in Mac OS X. If I try
to drag it to the Dock, either nothing happens (the Home Folder does
not enter the dock) or the Home Folder vanishes in a puff of smoke, as
if I had removed it from the dock. I have no problem adding an alias of
the Home Folder to the dock, but the alias looks like an ordinary
folder and is hard to distinguish when small. Thanks for any help.
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> I am unable to add the 'Home' Folder to the Dock in Mac O...Can't use my //e because I can't get any software for it
Here's my problem. I have an Apple //e, but I have absolutely no
software for it. I have an older Mac. All of the images I have found
are 5.25" and I can't write those back to the floppy using the Mac (or
a PC for that matter). I don't have a null modem, but that doesn't
matter because I don't have any comm software. Basically I have no
way to get anything onto a bootable floppy.
Now, if I could find a bootable image of a 3.5" disk I would be in
business, but everything is in 5.25" format. Would an emaulator be
able to create a bootable 3.5" di...Can't get custom ErrorDocuments 404 to work on Mac OS X apache
I uncommened the line # ErrorDocument 404/missing.html and restarted
apache in the http.conf file.
Now when I go to a document that should give me a 404, I get
"The requested URL /~username/dd was not found on this server.
Additionally, a 500 Internal Server Error error was encountered while
trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request.
Apache/1.3.27 Server at keng4.local Port 80"
Where am I supposed to put the custom ErrorDocument? I't in the
"Sites" folder of my local user.
In article <email@example.com>,
...Mac OS X: Newer Quicktime can't read Matlab generated avi files
I haven't worked with Matlab-generated avi files in a while. They used
to be playable in Quicktime but not anymore. What is the recommended
approach for viewing avi files?
Thanks in advance,
In article <2f826$4e444af9$423c830e$32633@EVERESTKC.NET>,
Ken Prager <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I haven't worked with Matlab-generated avi files in a while. They used
> to be playable in Quicktime but not anymore. What is the recommended
> approach for viewing avi files?
> Thanks in advance,
> Ken Prager
You need to use QuickTim...can't get python 2.5.5 to work on mac os x 10.4.11
I posted this in the cocos2d and pyglet discussion group, I thought
I'll get a response right away since my problem is quite general but I
got no response. I hope you will help me!!! this is the original post
new2Cocos <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I posted this in the cocos2d and pyglet discussion group, I thought
> I'll get a response right away since my problem is quite general but I
> got no response. I hope you will...Getting files from a IIGS to a Mac OS X Mac (G5)... how can you do it?
Hi all. I am the owner of a IIGS and in macdom, a G5.
Back when I had a powermac 7500/100, both the Mac and IIGS were able
to read and write to the same physical floppy disks, so getting games
and files outta my IIGS and over to my mac was easy. And getting games
off the internet and over to my IIGS was also easy (and rather
miraculous-seeming). But then Macs stopped supporting floppies. Years
passed, and as far as I can see, the Mac and the IIGS are almost
strangers to each other now.
I've read about null modem cables, but most posts on this topic
archived on the net seem to be pretty l...