MacsBug basics I am often asked whether I know of a non-technical introduction to the use of MacsBug. My answer has been negative - until now. The May issue of MacAddict magazine has an article called Use MacsBug.
Privacy matters The May issue of Consumer Reports has an article (page 6) … Read more
For some official information on Mac OS 8 from Apple, click here.
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