BwanaDik for Mac

BwanaDik for Mac

Average User Rating:
4.9
out of 18 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.3
  • Total Downloads:
    2,236
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 13, 2009
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    290.49KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    5
  • Platform:
    Mac
  • Product ranking:

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4 stars

"i love it, but it keeps disappearing"

October 17, 2010  |  By plaintiger

 |  Version: BwanaDik 3.3

Pros

shows me the status of my 'net connection at a glance, and more at a click.

Cons

has been disappearing from my menu bar lately - it might be closing/sleeping my MacBook Pro that makes it go away...but i'm not sure. i've just often looked for it and found it AWOL lately (i'm running 10.6.4)

Summary

i've been using BwanaDik steadily on all my machines for about two years now, i think...i love its functionality; it's one of the first things i install after getting a new machine or wiping or creating a new user on an old one. and i don't even use all its functionality - namely, i don't have it display any alerts. i just love its combining the IP-address-in-menu-bar function with the little customizable status light that tells me how my connection's doing at a glance. my only complaint is that version 3.3 doesn't seem to be completely comfortable with 10.6.4; i keep looking for BwanaDik in my menu bar and finding it's quit somewhere along the line...and i've never seen a crash report or alert about it on my screen, so it must be crashing very surreptitiously, below the OS's radar or something. it's disconcerting...such that i think i might look around and see if there's another app that provides quite the same functionality.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.3
Works with Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard). No longer supported under 10.4. Ability to send email alerts removed, as Apple removed the ability to do this in Cocoa under 10.5. Thanks, Apple.
General
Publisher John Schilling
Publisher web site http://www.jschilling.net
Release Date November 13, 2009
Date Added November 13, 2009
Version 3.3
Category
Category Communications
Subcategory Dial-up Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.6 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Macintosh
Additional Requirements
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File Size 290.49KB
File Name BwanaDik.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 2,236
Downloads Last Week 5
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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