Re: SheepShaver for Photoshop etc.
- First of all, I would also like to thank John for this excellent resource!
After discovering the Sheepshaver-WP image, I have gone ahead &
made my own image, and installed OS 8.6 & numerous apps.
Here is my solution for the file-sharing procedure; I don't want
Sheepshaver creating extraneous files like "Desktop Folder" and
"Desktop Printers DB" so I just use a folder called "shared" in the
SheepShaver application's folder. But I don't use that for anything;
I noticed strange behavior, of files not showing up & whatnot,
even after rebooting Sheepshaver. So here's what I do, that has
worked very well, & should safeguard the bootable images from
Made a 300 Mb regular HFS disc image in Disk Utility.
Added it to the list of disk images in Sheepshaver GUI.
Anything I want to use in Sheepshaver, I put on that image,
unmount it in OS X, then launch Sheepshaver.