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Re: [Ann:] Revised version of system that runs WPDOS under OS X

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  • em315
    Sorry - I didn t include the link to the page with further information. It s here: http://www.columbia.edu/~em36/wpdos/wpdosmac-dosbox.html
    Message 1 of 5 , May 20 6:38 AM
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      Sorry - I didn't include the link to the page with further information. It's here:

      http://www.columbia.edu/~em36/wpdos/wpdosmac-dosbox.html

      --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, "em315" <em315@...> wrote:
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      > The DOSBox system runs under any Mac using 10.4 or later, Intel or PowerPC. To answer a question is another thread, it uses a custom build of DOSBox based on the current experimental code (which is a revised version of 0.74). The page linked below has further information.
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      > --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, "Mark" <marktaylor108@> wrote:
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      > > Do any of these emulators work on a PPC Mac, or only with Intel Macs? I mean programs like "Sheepshaver" and "DOSBox". I still run OSX Tiger on a G4 (so I can still reboot into OS9 whenever I want to, or run WP under Classic).
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      > > --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, "em315" <em315@> wrote:
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      > > > I've updated my system that uses the DOSBox emulator software to make it possible to run WordPerfect for DOS 5.1 or 6.x under OS X. The new version starts up in 43-line mode under both Leopard (on Intel only) and Snow Leopard. On a PowerPC system, it runs in 25-line mode only.
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      > > > To use this system, you'll need to copy a couple of WP program files from your existing WPDOS setup into a folder on your OS X system. It's all spelled out in the ReadMe First file on the installer disk, available here:
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      > > > http://dl.dropbox.com/u/271144/WPDOSBox%20Installer.dmg
      > > >
      > > > The system lets you exchange text to and from the OS X clipboard and print to the current OS X printer. It also creates PDF files from WPDOS.
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