Greg Landweber, author of Kaleidoscope, confirms this. He offers the following further work-around information. Either:
Turn off Virtual Memory (RAM Doubler works OK). Or:
Switch to a color scheme that does not use patterns in the menu bar or window title bar.
Greg also confirms that the problem is due to memory being incorrectly assigned to the Application heap (as we reported last time). However, he claims that "… Read more
Beginning February 1 in the USA and April 1 internationally, Apple will distribute all Apple-branded software, including Mac OS 8. In addition, Apple will develop, distribute and support ClarisWorks integrated productivity software.
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Startup crash on Power Mac 4400 After updating to Mac OS 8.1, Manuel Lizarraga, Jr. reports that, on his Power Mac 4400, he would get a crash at startup unless his Mac OS … Read more
"You don't have to turn off the 'fast' option entirely. You can turn off the 'Static Disk Cache' Option in the Cache setup screen. That way you still have RAM caching and you don't lose all your performance. You'd also have to do this for any disks you use which have individual 'CDTCache' settings, as the Disk Cache setting for the individual CD takes precedence.
Also, if you have a normal … Read more