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by rudefyet
Mon Feb 28, 2005 7:55 am
Forum: General Macintosh Emulation
Topic: Would you rather buy a $1000 Windows PC or a $1000 Mac PC?
Replies: 30
Views: 22935

I bought a $1200 x86 laptop...an Athlon 64 based one made by HP

Trust me, I kick myself everyday for not buying a new iBook (or Powerbook off eBay)

Windows and Linux have both gotten on my last nerve
by rudefyet
Sat Jan 01, 2005 5:07 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: been off mac emulation scene for 5 months...what'd i miss?
Replies: 10
Views: 6180

it hasn't changed much :?

the current 0.4 Pre builds are slighty quicker then older ones, but it's still far from full speed
by rudefyet
Sat Dec 18, 2004 6:24 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Which has more style? OSX or Windows XP?
Replies: 28
Views: 20885

i usually stick to very basic gui's the minimize ram and cpu usage... i run WinXP w/ the classic theme and no wallpaper...and in linux i use Windowmaker w/ it's default style but i do like the Plastik theme in KDE a screenshot i took to get people in one of my friends chat rooms w/ transparency and ...
by rudefyet
Sat Dec 18, 2004 6:13 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: Virtual memory is really virtual?
Replies: 22
Views: 12502

i have noticed...not through any benchmark or anything

but linux virtual memory is ungodly slow compared to windows

not sure why...i wonder if theres a different linux swap filesystem that performs better
by rudefyet
Wed Dec 01, 2004 12:03 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: Is Mac OS X a real Unix?
Replies: 25
Views: 14288

i just figured out how compile all my favorite linux apps and games in OS X i' grow more impressed with OS X everyday It should be just like in linux, since OSX is UNIX and XCode's core is GCC. Am I right? pretty much i've discovered "Fink" though...it's like Gentoo's emerge...but for Mac...
by rudefyet
Tue Nov 30, 2004 3:21 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: Is Mac OS X a real Unix?
Replies: 25
Views: 14288

i just figured out how compile all my favorite linux apps and games in OS X

i' grow more impressed with OS X everyday
by rudefyet
Thu Nov 11, 2004 11:59 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: genie effect video
Replies: 7
Views: 4535

even though it can do that...it's still too slow for me

even on my processor which is comparable to a 3ghz P4
by rudefyet
Thu Nov 11, 2004 11:54 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: genie effect video
Replies: 7
Views: 4535

genie effect video

thought you guys might like this quality isn't great...but you get the idea done on 0.4Pre SDL from richard goodwin's site 1.9 megs http://www.rudefyet.com/genie.mov EDIT: rencoded to a mpeg 4 quicktime movie :wink: I'm using a new AMD Athlon XP-M 2800+ based off the K8 "Clawhammer" core i...
by rudefyet
Thu Nov 11, 2004 8:27 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: OSNews reports 0.4pre faster than a real Mac!(?)
Replies: 12
Views: 7289

10.3

i tried booting 9.04 but it said there was no boot file :cry:
by rudefyet
Wed Nov 10, 2004 9:28 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: OSNews reports 0.4pre faster than a real Mac!(?)
Replies: 12
Views: 7289

i installed directly off the cd perfectly fine...
by rudefyet
Sun Oct 31, 2004 5:33 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

i got my new laptop a few days again Athlon XP-M 2800+ "K8" based (guys at AMD told me it should perform as good as an A64 2800+ does in 32 bit mode) 256mb of ram (yeah i know) NVIDIA Geforce 4 440 Go Nforce 3 based Motherboard i did both regular and sdl tests from selection of boot devic...
by rudefyet
Thu Oct 28, 2004 9:57 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

i got my new laptop a few days again Athlon XP-M 2800+ "K8" based (guys at AMD told me it should perform as good as an A64 2800+ does in 32 bit mode) 256mb of ram (yeah i know) NVIDIA Geforce 4 440 Go Nforce 3 based Motherboard i did both regular and sdl tests from selection of boot device...
by rudefyet
Thu Oct 28, 2004 9:53 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: I Wonder...
Replies: 12
Views: 6098

it's still a little choppy on my laptop...but it's almost there
by rudefyet
Tue Oct 12, 2004 2:19 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: linux distro
Replies: 32
Views: 14682

So you're learning how to create a distro. I am learning it as well... making an LFS system for my pentium-75 (don't worry I am compiling on a 1.3GHz machine). Once we both learn how to make a linux system, we can easily make one for PearPC). I've compiled my own distro multiple times....i'm more i...
by rudefyet
Sat Oct 09, 2004 7:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Which has more style? OSX or Windows XP?
Replies: 28
Views: 20885

wheres the poll option for the Linux command line :?
by rudefyet
Sat Oct 09, 2004 7:09 pm
Forum: General Macintosh Emulation
Topic: Running OS X Perfectly on x86 hardware
Replies: 16
Views: 12233

you can't really rely on x86 clock speeds either

especially when a 1.6ghz Athlon XP can perform like a 2.8ghz Pentium 4
by rudefyet
Sat Oct 09, 2004 6:59 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: Pear_PC on Linux
Replies: 2
Views: 3215

are you compiling from CVS?
by rudefyet
Sat Oct 09, 2004 6:45 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: linux distro
Replies: 32
Views: 14682

I've been trying to develop my own full-blown distro...but my lack of hardware is hindering me at the moment I don't have the patience to compile an os on a 650mhz Celeron...it's about 3 days just to compile everything once...thing is theres a lot of trial and error...so who knows how many times i'l...
by rudefyet
Sat Oct 09, 2004 6:38 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

i'm not worried about battery life....it will stay plugged in almost 99% anyways...i just like being able to mobe from room to room easily

as for ram...yeah...definitely need more...but to keep it cheap as possible i'll have to live with 256 for a month or 2
by rudefyet
Thu Oct 07, 2004 2:27 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

i can't wait to post boot times for the laptop i just ordered :twisted: Spec? As of now Athlon XP-M 2800+ 256mb ram 15.4 widescreen G-Force 4 440 Go w/ 64mb DDR But those are base specs...it can take up to 2 gigs of ram and supports the latest Athlon 64 processors...i just don't have enough money f...
by rudefyet
Thu Oct 07, 2004 12:49 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

i can't wait to post boot times for the laptop i just ordered :twisted:
by rudefyet
Thu Oct 07, 2004 12:48 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: PearPC on Xbox...
Replies: 9
Views: 5902

there's enoguh virtual memory swappage as there is on my laptop with 128megs of ram....64 megs has got to be horrific
by rudefyet
Thu Aug 26, 2004 11:09 pm
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

let me rephrase

I have a 650mhz Celeron

I want to get an Athlon 64 3400+...i was looking at a new laptop with one a while back that's why i said "I wanted"
by rudefyet
Thu Aug 26, 2004 5:06 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

yeah but i want to get an Athlon 64
by rudefyet
Wed Aug 25, 2004 5:30 am
Forum: PearPC
Topic: The official "Post your PearPC boot time" thread
Replies: 47
Views: 23144

CPU: ATHLON 64 2600 MHZ (10X260) RAM: 1024 MB HOST OS: WINDOWS XP SP1 GUEST OS: Mac OS X 10.3.4 PearPC 0.4 pre boot time 58 seconds. Start with the command line enter. Stop when the desktop icons has been appeared. System profile report PowerPC G4 1,38 Ghz. WOWSERS! Reminds me why i wanted a Athlon...