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how to access run levels in os marverics 10.9

is there any way to access run level 0 in mac just like we do in linux because i think i blew away my path variable and none of commands working in my terminal like ls and some one suggest me try to ...
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laptop's trackpad on a train: expected issues?

Is there a known issue with using a laptop's trackpad while on a moving train, i.e. is the EM field expected to interfere? I ask because everytime I use my Apple Macbook Air's trackpad (I'm running ...
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on pin configuration in ALSA

I seek explanation for a strange behavior: as my codec dump can testify, I have speakers on pin 0x14 and HP on 0x15 (and, possibly, ext MIC at 0x18 and int MIC at 0x19), then why does the command ...
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My machine is an Apple Macbook Air 1,1 from Early 2008, and I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 with kernel Linux 3.2.0-59-generic-pae. When I connect it to an HD TV via the micro-DVI to DVI (Apple adapter) --> ...
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Microphone not working on Apple Macbook Air 1,1 (Early 2008; A1237) under Linux

I'm running Linux on the MBA. I can't make the microphone work. I test using alsamixer and arecord -Dhw -fdat -vv mic.wav together with aplay -Dhw -vv mic.wav It seems there is a problem with Linux ...
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Possible Duplicate: Write Fedora.iso to USB and boot it from a Macbook I have a Macbook Air without an optical disk drive. I do not have a USB optical drive handy. Is there any way I can ...
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Linux on MacBook Air

I'm thinking of getting a MacBook Air. The answers to this post will help me make my decision. My questions and my understanding of current solutions are: How difficult is it to install a ...
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Erros installing archlinux on macbook air

I have "installed" Archboot on my MacBook air, and I am getting screen problems after it loads UDEV, it is last thing I can read. Basically I am following these instructions. But then I got error ...