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If you could beg ELN (or bring him a beer)... The Mac mini should be reported as...

A G4 Cube
7 (100%)
A Quicksilver
0 (0%)
An MDD
0 (0%)
An eMac
0 (0%)
An iBook
0 (0%)

Total Members Voted: 7

Author Topic: On your Mac Mini... What do you want to see in the System Profiler info ?  (Read 397 times)

Offline DieHard

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OK... the ELN ROMs are stacking up :)  And the Mac Mini's are humming along... (and still cheap on ebay so hurry up and get one)

Offline Daniel

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I would personally want System Profiler to see it as a Mini. Is that an option?

Offline DieHard

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I am sure we can use the ibook or Cube mac model number and Norton Disk Doctor Hex edit the Text as "Mini"

Offline IIO

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lol, that was the first thing i thought when i watched the youtube video.

i guess it should be not wrong to use that place to point out that it is running a modified OS9 system.

"It is true that the "pre-emptive multitasking" advantage present in OS X can be illustrated by downloading CD-ROM ISOs and rendering chaos theory formulas while simultaneously instant messaging and posting on FaceBook what you ate... but in reality, what did you create?"
- DieHard, random forum troll at macos9lives.com

Offline RossDarker

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If you do ever manage to hex edit the text so it reports the Mac mini G4, remember the "mini" with a lowercase m, so "Mac mini G4", as branded by Apple where they call it "Mac mini".
Dunking a biscuit is one of life's greatest joys.

Offline DieHard

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If you do ever manage to hex edit the text so it reports the Mac mini G4, remember the "mini" with a lowercase m, so "Mac mini G4", as branded by Apple where they call it "Mac mini".

Excellent point

Offline Jubadub

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I lack any preference, so I won't vote. Whatever gets OS 9 closer and closer to working perfectly is all I'm personally concerned about. :)