Re: WP/Mac on Intel-based Macs
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Randy B. Singer <randy@...> wrote:
>Wow . . . that's great, Randy. Thanks!
> I know that a lot of Mac users have been hoping for a way to run Classic
> on the new Intel-based Macs so that they can purchase a new Mac and
> continue to use WordPerfect/Mac.
> There is now a workable emulator for Classic for Intel-based Macintoshes.
> The emulator is free (and open source) but it requires that you have a
> ROM image from a 680x0 Macintosh, and since that ROM image is copyrighted
> software, you can't download it from anywhere, you have to have an old
> Macintosh that you can "capture" a ROM image from. The good news is that
> old working Macs can often be found for free, in the closets of Mac user
> group members, or for just a few bucks via a classified ad or in thrift
> Basilisk II for OS X (free)