a. William Pimentel reports a bug with Strata Studio Pro and OSL 1.2: "It won't let you see the objects in shaded / flat view. You must use OSL 1.1.8 and have at least 48 megs of physical RAM."
a. Freezes and crashes Larry Andrick writes that with the new Enabler installed, his Mac "freezes immediately after loading (or attempting to load) the CFM-68K extension. It does not appear to be a conflict per se, because this same thing happens even if I disable all other control panels and extensions."
Brian Holroyd confirms this same symptom: "I installed the new CFM-68K Runtime Enabler v. 4.0 and had repeated crashes during bootup just as the CFM-68K Runtime Enabler icon came onto the screen." Reverting to CFM-68K … Read more
"After installing Mac OS 7.6 and PC Compatibility 1.5 software, everything was working fine. However, after installing Open Transport PPP 1.0 and restarting my computer, I get this error message, "Sorry, a System Error Occurred. PC Setup, Unimplemented Trap." What is wrong?
During the installation process, the PC Setup preferences file was corrupted. To resolve this, you need to throw the PC Setup preferences file in the Trash, empty it, and … Read more
Roy W. Reter already reports a possible conflict with VirusScan: "It locks up Now Up To Date versions 3.6.2 and 3.6. The Now Up To Date splash screen comes up and where … Read more
An alternative to Fetch is a relatively new entry called NetFinder. Currently at version 1.0.1, it too supports the ability to resume a partial download - with even less restrictions that Fetch (for example, you can resume a … Read more
Mac OS 8 lives! Copland may be dead but its other name - Mac OS 8 - has already been revived. An article in MacWEEK says that Apple plans to label this summer's Tempo release (aka Mac OS 7.7) as Mac OS 8.
Early versions of Tempo are already in the hands of developers and reports have been very positive. In particular, it looks like it will include all or almost all of the Finder interface enhancements that had been originally developed for Copland. For example, here is … Read more