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    R.I.P Prawker

    Sometimes it's hard to remember that behind every user, noob, pro, or totally 1337, that there lies a human face; that is, until something like this happens. I never knew you too well, Prawker, but I didn't have to in order to understand your struggle. You will be remembered.
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    INSANELYMAC AWARDS--Favorite Moderator

    Hagar ftw, because he doesn't help anybody, kicks me when people get out of line, and makes fun of Britain. He also has a peculiar hatred of steak knives.
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    [Random] 9999 Replies

    3015? ~edit~ guess not, 3016
  4. Thanks, works wonderfully with my HIS X1950XT.
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    FIX for the Disk Utility bugs

    Just did an install, the thing wouldn't boot no matter what I did. I wiped it, applied the patch to the image, did a reinstall...well, it boots now. Still stuff to fix, drivers to add...but the patch did it, thanks.
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    Most addictive Mac games

    Darwinia. It's a british game nobody has ever heard of. It's not long, but highly fun, creative and addicting. http://www.darwinia.co.uk/
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    ATI's R600 has more than 500 million transistors

    And also, NV G80 has 700 million transistors. http://vr-zone.com/?i=4007 According to GPU Review, an 8800 will be out next month.
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    X-Chat Aqua 0.15.2 Universal Binary

    getting the PPC libxchatcommon.a is pretty easy by add -arch=ppc to cflags, but the glib is the hard part. Eventually I just built my own glib too.
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    I want XGL for my OSX

    xgl is just running x on opengl. OS X already has Quartz Extreme (the same QE that people come barging into the irc channel asking about :\) which is similar, but not quite the same. Nevertheless, now that coreanimation is coming, it should be pretty easy to add a cube effect to Spaces...assuming Apple wants to. And they might...but then how would you drag and drop windows? Besides the cubes, there's the wobbly, the transparency, and the expose...and OS X already has the latter two. Wobbly would look terrible with OS X. So basically, Apple needs to put in a cube effect in Spaces. But then everyone would accuse Apple of stealing from FOSS... ALSO: porting anything X-related is difficult. See wine and GIMP (ever tried?). Porting anything X-related and needs OpenGL is just about impossible. And in this case, it's also dependent on new X.Org features...so don't even think about it.
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    Firefox with native aqua widgets (Intel-only)

    oh, I see
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    Broadband Request....

    There's a thin grey line above the white apple...
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    Good Bye

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    ATI introduces 5 new video cards

    I would like to see nVidia cards in Macs as they have better OpenGL performance than ATI cards, and because ATI's drivers for Windows, Linux, and presumably OS X are half-assed, but ATI probably bought them out. NVidia cards consistently get better framerates than ATI on OpenGL-based games like Quake 4, and OS X only uses OpenGL for its graphics (Quartz Extreme is using OpenGL to do GUI drawing...that's why they can add more effects without slowing down the computer), so it should be a no-brainer. I'm guessing that OS X ATI drivers are probably not that optimized because Macs are still a portion of ATI's market.
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    Quick Colonels Paint Update

    No dude, it won't run natively on Mac, Windows and Linux. It'll run crappily on Mac, Windows and Linux. It'll be ugly too.
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