No, my hardrive works fine.
No, OS X didn't mysteriously crash.
No, I don't need help with buggy software.
I love my 15" Powerbook and it works just fine, thank you.
So, beleagured, noble tech support folks here can rest easy.
My problem is that now that I've aculated a mass of firewire
devices (digital camcorder, ipod, isight, external hard drive), I've
found it necessary to purchase a firewire hub. So, I went down to
Compusa and plunked down my $70 for a Belking 4 port hub.
Well, despite my annoyance that it really isn't a 4 port hub since