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mindnoise

Member Since 16 Jan 2004
Offline Last Active Jan 04 2018 07:40 AM
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In Topic: FW ->TB2 ->TB3 -> MAC - does this work?

04 January 2018 - 07:39 AM

View Postmacdude22, on 03 January 2018 - 09:40 AM, said:

I can confirm a FW hard drive works with this chain o apple adapters and a tBP.
Thanks, so we can say it 'basically' works (If the driver likes it is a different thing).

In Topic: FW ->TB2 ->TB3 -> MAC - does this work?

03 January 2018 - 08:42 AM

Hi everybody,

yes, some clarification is at hand.
1. I meant using only the original Apple Adapters.

2. For my purpose it's a Mytek 192 DSD DAC audio interface with a combined FW/Thunderbolt driver that is confimed to work with the TB2-FW adapter and recent macOS. So I am covered for now.

But the thing is, my possibly next Mac (mini) won't have TB2 anymore.

The Mytek has a ton of options FW, USB, AES, Optical. I will just go in from the Mac into the Mytek via Optical S/P DIF and I am never mastering beyond 96kHz or do any DSD soon. USB1 is Class Compliant. But USB2/FW need drivers.

:)

In Topic: Windows gaming via Parallels or VMware Fusion?

25 November 2017 - 09:06 PM

... somehow all old hardware turns into a Windows 7 Timecapsule... :rotfl:

In Topic: Windows gaming via Parallels or VMware Fusion?

25 November 2017 - 09:10 AM

View PostFrost, on 26 October 2017 - 07:17 PM, said:

It appears they are still running it, although it's 40% now: Parallels to Fusion Discount

Just wanted to tell that I jumped boat and bought Fusioon 10.
There is still the Crossgrade offer for Paralles which gave me 60% obviously, maybe for Black Friday, so for $32 (+ $3 tax) ist was a total no-brainer.

Also since it's Black Friday, they give you 30% off anyway, so Fusion 10 goes for $55.

Aweseome, Thanks, Frost!! :D

In Topic: Mac App Store Vs. Steam?

26 October 2017 - 06:11 PM

View PostCougar, on 25 October 2017 - 02:55 PM, said:

When has that happened?
it startet 2 years back

https://9to5mac.com/...pring-cleaning/

https://arstechnica....-outdated-apps/

if you did not back up you apps you cannot redownload them and they won't appear in your purchase history anymore, too.
Happened to macOS-apps, too.

So far Steam has not done anything like this.