Raul Regalado points out that this software is also included in the AppleVision 1.5.2 Update. However, the AppleVision Update includes the newer AppleVision 9300 profile. Thus, AppleVision users should probably get the 1.5.2 AppleVision Update and avoid the ColorSync package.
"Kaleidoscope 1.5.1 is a maintenance release, fixing problems with Drag Thing, Now SuperBoomerang, Adobe Type Reunion, StuffIt SpaceSaver, CyberFinder, FolderIconMaker, SilverLining, SmartScroll, and others. It also adds a windowshade widget to the BeBox scheme, as well as making many other minor changes and improvements. We have also released a new version of the Kaleidoscope Classic Pack that fixesvarious glitches in those color schemes.
Aaron 1.6.1 offersvarious minor bug fixes and improvements. … Read more
b. Shut down freeze fix A source from Apple wrote me with information that suggests that at least some of the previously reported shut down freezes in Mac OS 7.6.1 may be reincarnation of the old Type 11 errors problem that was solved by installing … Read more
a. Larry Hare writes that he solved his health check problem by changing his OT/TCP setting from DHCP to BOOTP. He was using the RoadRunner service, but suspects the origin of the problem is with Open Transport software.
b. Jeff Keller is also using the RoadRunner service and also has the health check problem. He was told that it is not a problem with the Motorola … Read more
Meanwhile, Charlie Flaum claims that he always gets this message at startup when the PC Setup control panel is installed. I suspect this is not true for all users of PC Setup, … Read more
This unusual message is likely specific to the Motorola CyberSURFER cable modem. In this regard, another reader (Gregg Berretta) using the same modem similarly writes getting a "Failed to Send … Read more
b. Mac Buzz has a collection of tables and graphs comparing the performance ofvarious Mac configurations - that sometimes go beyond what you typically found elsewhere. For example, he has one page showing MacBench 16-bit graphics tests forvarious Macs. I was a bit surprised to see how poorly the 3400 fared on these tests.… Read more
Steve Dagley (one of the Mac developers at Netscape) offers some related info about changes likely to appear in the next version of Communicator: "As of about an hour ago, Shift or Option will invoke a Super Reload (although this is subject to change). A related change I just put … Read more