Power Macintosh G3: Network Assistant & Printer Share (#22224) After installing Network Assistant on a Power Macintosh G3, if you get a message when trying to enable printer sharing that says: "You must install the Printer Share extension to share you printer...": the problem is that if the Network Assistant Startup extension loads before the Printer Share extension on some Power Macintosh G3-based computers, they will not enable printer sharing. Apple's suggested work-around: "Move the Network Assistant Startup extension out of the Extensions folder to the System Folder. The … Read more
The flaw affects the Windows 95 versions of Eudora 4.0 and 4.0.1, as well as 4.1, which is being circulated in test form. It could affect other Microsoft operating systems, but that had not been verified."
It appears that the Mac … Read more
For those curious about how the memory is parceled out: If you have access to the Mozilla source, see the routine NET_SetMemoryCacheSize in mkmemcac.c. Note that the … Read more
MacDrive 98: HFS Plus support coming Regarding our previous report that the MacDrive 98 utility (which allows Mac disks to mount on a PC) does not support HFS Plus: Steve Wood received word from Media4 Productions (makers of MacDrive) that "HFS Plus support is indeed under development, with a projected release in the fourth quarter of 1998."
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Kaleidoscope tech support replied: "First off, try upgrading to Fusion 3.0. The Fusion team worked their buts off to make it more Mac like and easier to use. Secondly, once you do upgrade you'll notice that some things are still al little off. Using Kaleidoscope 2.0 with Fusion 3.0 works fine, but because … Read more
Mike Stupinski writes: "FindIt will not retain entries under the heading 'Category.' When the disk is re-inserted, 'Category' shows it as the generic term 'Zip Disk.'
Another reader confirms this, noting: "For those that have assigned a Category to a Zip Disk: After installing update 6.0, and doing an … Read more