OS of the Year Some good news. Mac OS 8 wins an OS of the Year award.
MAXpowr PRO & PRO Installer v1.1 (from Newer) is out. It lets you turn off your existing L2 cache, which may improve overall performance.
Newer card and Mac OS 8 install problem: a follow-up Speaking of Newer, and regarding the problem previously reported, where my Newer 200 MHz 604e CPU card prevented me from installing Mac OS 8: several reports indicate that this … Read more
Retrospect and Ethernet backup bug? Perhaps not David Peltz says that when he used Retrospect to backup the drive on his 520c over an Ethernet network, it corrupted the drive. He needed Norton Utilities to repair it. He was running Mac OS 8. This problem was repeatable.
Pat Lee (of Retrospect) replies: "Retrospect will not corrupt the file system or hard drive on a computer, because we don't modify … Read more
"We have had several other reports of this same problem. We are working on version 1.5 which fixes this and a few other problems. Version 1.5 will also include full logging and log viewing from the Config app. The … Read more
Stephen adds: "Speed Doubler 8 also does not support fast copying using contextual menus, although Connectix promises to provide this capability in the future."
Do your Spring Cleaning this Fall Aladdin has announced the release of Spring Cleaning 2.0 a major Mac … Read more
Kaleidoscope conflict Meanwhile, Jeffrey Goldman claims there is a conflict between WordPerfect and Kaleidoscope 1.7.2 (I am still trying to check whether … Read more