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Re: WP/Mac on Intel-based Macs

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  • John Rethorst
    ... Wow . . . that s great, Randy. Thanks! John R.
    Message 1 of 5 , May 12, 2006
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      --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, Randy B. Singer <randy@...> wrote:
      >
      > 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
      > stores.
      >
      > Basilisk II for OS X (free)
      > http://www.users.bigpond.com/pear_computers/


      Wow . . . that's great, Randy. Thanks!

      John R.
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