[PD] os x.4
dafydd61 at sideshowmedia.ca
Tue Aug 30 23:25:07 CEST 2005
Thanks Martin, and everybody else who replied.
I've gone back to 10.3.9 for now - I'm finding it more important to get
work done (funny - this hasn't happened with Linux, and that's so often
given as a reason for not using it) but I'll try again when I'm not
working to deadlines.
On 30-Aug-05, at 1:50 PM, martin pichlmair wrote:
> hi list,
> comes a bit late but still:
>> 2. Are there any background processes I should shut down in order to
>> get better audio performance?
> yes: macosxhints and other sites offer how-tos for shutting down
> dashboard and even spotlight. both consume a lot of cpu and worst of
> all: they generate peaks in cpu usage. the other important thing is to
> quit mail.
>> 3. Maybe this one's for a Mac list, but... My initial attempt at
>> upgrading failed part way through due to unspecified errors. A second
>> attempt went fine, even though it looks like 10.4 was half installed
>> (Dashboard was showing etc). Is a clean install in order?
> it is absolutely recommended to do a clean reinstall and not a delta
> upgrade. importing the old user worked nearly perfect for me.
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