Not so much a hack, but I *heart* OmniGraffle

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Not so much a hack, but I *heart* OmniGraffle

At my new job, I ended up landing into a more NetAdmin position than SysAdmin. As such, I inherited a mostly MacOS office network and a mostly OpenBSD Corporate Server/Web network.

The network map the previous admin made was a tad inaccurate due to some changes, so I went about making a new one as my first project in OmniGraffle.

Although that diagram is proprietary and I cannot share it here, I decided to do one up for my home network in it's current state. There's a bunch of machines (mostly Pentium II and lower, several pre-g3 macs and other miscellany like WiFi PDA's) that aren't shown because they aren't used as often or even powered on right now.

If you're in a position where you need to diagram stuff, this is definitely worth taking a look at. It knocks the socks off of Visio in every way (including the price)

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Is that really a 7100 AV runn

Is that really a 7100 AV running OS X Jaguar?

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http://www.applefritter.com/n

http://www.applefritter.com/node/10499#comment-33238

And AFAIK he's setup at least one other sleeper style machine for his father to do music on.

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really?

I'm under the perhaps mistaken notion that nubus machines (eg: PM7100) cannot run OS X. ax0n, care to elaborate?

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I'm not sure how he's got it,

I'm not sure how he's got it, but once Linux is running, it'd be a simple matter to run MOL and boot OS X thorugh it. Wink

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Jaguar on the 7100

Actually, my dad just gave that thing back to me (he was using it for audio editing and as a screen to watch TV/Movies on in his recording studio via the Composite input)

He told me he got Jaguar on it before he gave it back to me a few months ago, but the thing is hosed and doesn't really have ANYTHING on it right now. I hadn't actually gotten around to hooking it up until a few days ago. my new job's been kicking my butt.

He's not a real bigtime mac gearhead. My guess is he formatted the drive and that's about it. I know when I gave it to him it was running 9.0 and that's before the G3 upgrade card. I think he bought 9.2 and had that running after I souped it up.

So, to answer your question, no. It doesn't run Jaguar. Yet.

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re: Jaguar on the 7100

Check the model number, I bet it's a 7500 or similar as a 7100 cannot run X or 9.2.x (nubus Macs can only run up to 9.1.)

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