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  1. Thread: Error -36?

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    Hey guys, I think I finally figured it all out....

    Hey guys,
    I think I finally figured it all out.

    Rule #1: Never just assume you did it right.
    I went to swap cables, and realized my jumper settings were wrong across the board. Somehow I had a...
  2. Thread: Error -36?

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    I wonder...Whyinhell didn't I think of that?...

    I wonder...Whyinhell didn't I think of that? That's exactly what I'm using! Hmm...wonder if I have some other cables laying about...

    Have to try that and get back to you all...

    Miekal
  3. Thread: Error -36?

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    LOL! Actually, the card was present when I...

    LOL! Actually, the card was present when I purchased the Smurf. Also had a Pc Comp card and some other stuff.
    Still working on it..friggin thing. I have acoupla tech jobs waiting for me to get this...
  4. Thread: Error -36?

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    The Sonnet Card is a rebadged Acard 6260M, and...

    The Sonnet Card is a rebadged Acard 6260M, and has the updated firmware. Three drives are involved, and all are on the card. The only thing on the stock ATA is my Pioneer 107D.

    The "problem file"...
  5. Thread: Error -36?

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    Thanks Biggles. I wonder why I couldn't find...

    Thanks Biggles. I wonder why I couldn't find that. All I could get was the short version - I/O error (bummers)

    Now, does this mean that I've got issues on all 3 of my HDs? Gods, I hope not!

    The...
  6. Thread: Error -36?

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    Error -36?

    Folx, I am tearing my hair out. I have been cleaning up/backing up a fairly large number of files on my BW Rev 1 G4/466,OS X 10.3.5, Sonnet Tempo 66 ATA controller. I have dumped files, erased disks,...
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    Gregory, How shall I go about checking the...

    Gregory,
    How shall I go about checking the firmware in ASP when the Mac won't boot with the card in it?
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    I would guess it's the latest as I just got the...

    I would guess it's the latest as I just got the card last week. I have no real way to tell, as the Trio won't let me boot at all. And yes...I have the Rage Pro chip and a real rev b rom.

    Mikeal
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    Dude, Don't get the trio! They do not work...

    Dude,
    Don't get the trio! They do not work predictably in Beige G3's. The only Beige's that I have heard (personally) that work are rev 3 rom/mobo combos. I have a Rev B machine and I am sending my...
  10. I gotta agree with Spaz2. If you are seeing no...

    I gotta agree with Spaz2. If you are seeing no improvement, one of 2 things is wrong:
    You didn't change jumpers
    you haven't enabled the cache

    It's possible that both are wrong.

    I have a...
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    SApz2, From what I've heard, OS X uses a trick...

    SApz2,
    From what I've heard, OS X uses a trick that throws a software rom on your disk. Our HW Rom is used for initial boot, and then the PRAM settings tell it to use the SW one.

    Wannna have fun?...
  12. Thread: Newertech?

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    Nope. Just busy with work, Ren Faire, Consulting,...

    Nope. Just busy with work, Ren Faire, Consulting, pregnant wife, and home owning/landlording! I have added a proccesor fan and heat goo to my beige tho...The 2 together have been good for an 8-10c...
  13. Thread: Newertech?

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    Crazyeights, I have an OWC G4/450 running great...

    Crazyeights,
    I have an OWC G4/450 running great in My beige. I will admit that the one I have now is the 3rd one, as the cache failed on the first two. However, the replacement went smoothly. Spaz2,...
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    To burn in itunes with an "unsoppoted' burner,...

    To burn in itunes with an "unsoppoted' burner, you gots to hack a file. Exact info and maybe even a prehacked file await you at xlr8youmac.com... Check the FAQs.

    Mikeal
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    No, he isn't. The V5500 AFAIK, will run as a...

    No, he isn't. The V5500 AFAIK, will run as a basic card (no acceleration) if used for a second monitor.
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    Check out http://www.applefritter.com. It's the...

    Check out http://www.applefritter.com. It's the only one dedicated to hacking Macs that I know of. You should also check out xlr8yourmac.com and the forums there. You can't post, but there's really...
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    Thank you! I actually have a cable approx. 1.5...

    Thank you!
    I actually have a cable approx. 1.5 ft long, with the 25 pin connector on one end and the HD30 on the other, and a switch for disk mode. The term adapter will be what I need. Off to...
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    I am not a big SCSI user. However, I have basic...

    I am not a big SCSI user. However, I have basic knowledge...
    Anyway, I need to hook up a PowerBook 5300 to my beige G3 using SCSI target disk mode. I have the proper cable (only 40 bucks!), however,...
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    I posted this a while back. Unfortuneatley, the...

    I posted this a while back. Unfortuneatley, the problem is back. My OWC zif's cache has disappaered. And No amount of begging,pleading groveling or violence will get to come back! I've tried each and...
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    One thing make sure to update to the latest...

    One thing make sure to update to the latest version of LaCies programs/drivers. I have a freind who's been having many random issues with his LaCie ext. FW HD. I, myself, after his problems and...
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    Urmm...My wife blew a breaker this morning, and...

    Urmm...My wife blew a breaker this morning, and now it works. WTF? Anyway thanks for the replys Guys.
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    Hey all, I'm having problems with my OWC G4/450...

    Hey all,
    I'm having problems with my OWC G4/450 zif.(Running in a rev B G3 Beige with a non Royal VM). The first one I had worked fine for about a month, and then suddenly slowed down. I couldn't...
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    Hey BD, you are forgiven! I got in touch with...

    Hey BD,
    you are forgiven! I got in touch with OWC and my Cache is fried!I;m returning the zif tomorrow (at their cost) and once they receive it, I get a new one overnighted. Have to run this one for...
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    Nope, no paste. As for the dt, at about 2am I...

    Nope, no paste. As for the dt, at about 2am I decided to strip it down to the mother and return it to as was. I finally got it back up that way with the original processor. I am going to go back down...
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    Ahh, but this one : 7.5x=ojjj @66=500 IS the one...

    Ahh, but this one : 7.5x=ojjj @66=500 IS the one that gave me the world's slowest G4 @ 200 Mhz. I think that OS X just didn't like it being that slow and hiccuped. The worst thing is that I can't...
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