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    Thanks JimD, That is very interesting. So...

    Thanks JimD,

    That is very interesting. So unlike jumpers of the past (where one drive is set to master and the other as slave) if one had two newer Seagates in an older G5 you may need to set the...
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    Hey TZ, Thanks for the quick response. ...

    Hey TZ,

    Thanks for the quick response.

    Unfortunately (per the link embedded in my post) I have not been able to find what the diff jumper positions on my Segate's do. The support page simply...
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    Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 Jumpers Required?

    Here is a head scratcher (for me, at least):

    I have a Dual 2Ghz G5 Tower with two Seagate Barracuda 7200.9's -- one is 400GB and the other is 160GB. Both are Mac formatted (journaled). The 400GB...
  4. Overcoming OS X 10 user limit on file sharing?

    Ah, been a while since I've been on the guru 'boards. I've got a networking brain tickler about file sharing for you guys:

    We've got a small office using a Mac as a file server (not OS X server,...
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    Hey guys, Many thanks for the responses --...

    Hey guys,

    Many thanks for the responses -- since I'm a Mac person and this drive is for cloning purposes I'm not sure why I didn't just get a FireWire case for my SATA drive -- I guess things...
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    SATA as occasional offsite backup?

    Hey Gurus,

    Working on maintaining sanity/safety with the Dual 1Ghz G4 while keeping up with storage needs.

    What this has recently meant:
    - upgrading internal HD to Seagate 400GB SATA (to keep...
  7. VICTORY! Modem functionality restored in Tiger (part 2 of 2)

    MORE ON THAT IDEA:

    "My situation has a twist similar to Matt Powell in that I already recycled the disk space of my System Archive, thus I have no local copy of a previous IOSerialFamily.kext.
    ...
  8. VICTORY! Modem functionality restored in Tiger (part 1 of 2)

    September 20, 2005
    10.4 Tiger modem, an oddessey.
    Finally saw this through and thought I'd post my (only loosely edited) experience in full.



    My girlfriend and I have a PowerMac G4/AGP with...
  9. Decided to throw a little money at the problem...

    Decided to throw a little money at the problem and scored a D-Link USB modem on eBay. Worked fine on my other Mac so moved to the problem machine.

    System preferences recognized it right away as...
  10. More: Was surfing the Apple help boards and...

    More:

    Was surfing the Apple help boards and they suggested creating a new user and trying from there. Same errors but the Console log was a bit shorter:

    Jul 23 10:13:07 BlueMonday pppd[4699]:...
  11. 10.4.2 Long awaited, but modem did not return

    Per this post: http://www.macgurus.com/forums/showpost.php?p=85527&postcount=41 ...and suggestions from an appleinsider.com news feature I was excited to download the 10.4.2 update so my girlfriend...
  12. Thanks TZ -- was sad to see that the gurustore...

    Thanks TZ -- was sad to see that the gurustore does not do a GB stick of PC133 RAM - but it can be found out there:
    ...
  13. Overcoming 3-slot RAM MB on quicksilver?

    Hey gurus,

    ...been a while since I've been on the 'boards and I've got what I hope is an easy question.

    I may be upgrading from a G4 Sawtooth with 2GB RAM to a Dual 1Ghz Quicksilver with only...
  14. Thanks TZ, it ended up being a dumb thing (1)...

    Thanks TZ, it ended up being a dumb thing

    (1) you have to hold down Apple AND the Power Button at the same time to initiate the firmware update

    (2) That didn't work until the third time -- I...
  15. Trouble Installing OS 10.3 on Firewire Pismo from scratch

    Hey Gurus,

    I have a PowerBook "Pismo" (firewire), a brand new internal hard drive, and 10.3 installation disks.

    When I tried to install 10.3 on the machine when it finished it would restart...
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    Fire!!!

    Not only is it fun to yell, but it is a great multi-network IM client. You can find it here: <a...
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    Hey Biggles, You are absolutely right -- it is...

    Hey Biggles,

    You are absolutely right -- it is a ADSL line. (my bad) Are you looking to get both of your machines online or just one? If you have more than one machine to mess with there are tons...
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    Bandwidth, IP, equipment

    I've been kind of posting here and there for the past year or so trying to learn/share DIY web hosting. Here's my 2c experience thus far:


    CONNECTION:
    - We use a SDSL line from DCA.net (local...
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    Thanks this is very helpful. Right now we have...

    Thanks this is very helpful. Right now we have dual 120GB drives - one live and one for a nightly CCC so there is backup happening.

    Our main motivation for RAID is the reason that seems to be...
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    RAID not for speed, for reliability

    Hello all. A bit ADHD today so I apologize if this thread overlaps an existing one (didn't find quiiite what I was looking for with the "search")...

    Looking to do a redundant RAID on a shoestring...
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    I'm still not convinced that 2 partitions is...

    I'm still not convinced that 2 partitions is better than one. If you have an external drive to CCC (CarbonCopyClone) to you won't have to worry about losing your life.

    Not sure if you're a power...
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    Apple Pro Keyboard - font used on keys?

    Here's one to (maybe) flex your Mac trivia knowledge: Does anyone know what font was used to mark the keys of the Apple Pro (USB) keyboard?
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    Hey Bif - that's a great link! (video card). ...

    Hey Bif - that's a great link! (video card).

    Richard: to answer your follow ups:

    - No worries about the thermal paste if you buy with the upgrade already installed. I had to unplug my...
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    Hey Richard, I've been running a Pismo for...

    Hey Richard,

    I've been running a Pismo for about three years now and have been loving it. It's had it's HD upgraded twice (size not failures), got the PowerLogix G4/500 chip upgrade and an airport...
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    Of course a nice, fast processor etc. are going...

    Of course a nice, fast processor etc. are going to be crucial upgrades, but don't forget about OS - 10.3 "Panther" is MUCH faster than 10.1 + have additional built-in support for devices you'll end...
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