Archive for the ‘Macintosh’ Category

Safari 3.1 in, Pith Helmet Out

March 18th, 2008
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I realized too late (again) that updating Safari causes Pith Helmet to refuse to load. I wonder if there’s a surge in ad impressions between the time that Safari updates and Pith Helmet updates to match?

Fortunately, bumping Pith Helmet’s MaxBundleVersion to 5525 lets it load, and so far I haven’t seen any problems.

I hate flash ads.

Macintosh, Musings, Software

The Ghost in the Remote

October 11th, 2007
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frontrow_remote20070807.jpgI’ve been puzzled lately about why my iPod is already playing when I plug it into my car stereo. Yesterday, it dawned on me that I’ve started using my Apple Remote to run iTunes on my new iMac.
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Macintosh, Music

Switching to Tiger

May 2nd, 2005
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Friday night and over the weekend, I switched most of my Macs to Tiger. All but one computer upgraded nicely. My main Mac (2GHz DP G5) had a corrupt drive. I had to backup everything off the drive, wipe it, then restore.

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