4743[wpmac] Re: PPC and SS 1.1
- Feb 13, 2008The question of whether or not a PowerPC Mac can
boot into OS 9 (as opposed to running Classic in
OS X) depends on the machine's hardware - not
on whether Leopard or Tiger is something else is
The last PowerBooks that could boot into OS 9
were the Titanium models. The aluminum models
cannot boot into OS 9 (but they can run Classic
under OS X).
The last iBooks that could boot into OS 9 were
the iBook G3 models.
As for other machines,the only way to get a
reliable answer is to search Apple's site. A
Google search for
boot "os 9" site:apple.com
should yield useful facts.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Daryl Chinn <darylngee@...> wrote:
> I have a PPC G4 Late Powerbook, 10.4.11, and I run WP
> under Classic. If you have Classic, you shouldn't
> have to install Sheepsaver and then WP. Have you
> tried that?
> Leopard is another situation, since it does not run
> Classic, nor do any Intel machines.
> I haven't heard stories of people using Leopard and
> then rebooting in 9.x. I thought I had heard that one
> could do that in Leopard, but I haven't seen anything
> about that after the early publicity. Sorry about all
> the rumors in this.
> --- davesallee <LebMoLaw@...> wrote:
> > I tried on my G5 operating under Tiger 10.4.11 and
> > got the same result.
> > The screen comes up out of the installer and says
> > Can't set <<class cfol>> "Folder Action Scripts" of
> > <<class cfol>>
> > "Scripts" of <<class cfol>> "Library" of <<class
> > cfol>>
> > "MyDriveName:Users:myname:" of application "Finder"
> > to file "Print&PDF
> > Folder Iterms.scpt" of <<class cfol>>
> > "MyDriveName:Users:myname:Desktop:SS-WP 1
> > Any ideas?
> > David Sallee
> > --- In email@example.com, "John
> > Rethorst" <jrethorst@>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > --- In firstname.lastname@example.org,
> > "davesallee" LebMoLaw@ wrote:
> > > >
> > > > I have not been able to load SS 1.1 on my PPC
> > MacMini with Leopard
> > > > installed. Is it possible to do so? If so,
> > what do I need and
> > where
> > > > can I find them?
> > >
> > > It's certainly possible, and everything you need
> > is included in
> > > the download. What happens when you try to
> > install?
> > >
> > > John R.
> > >
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