Semi-OT: Classic Mac support gone from Leopard (OS X 10.5)

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Fri Oct 5 17:02:40 CDT 2007


On 05/10/2007, Fred Cisin <cisin at xenosoft.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 5 Oct 2007, Cameron Kaiser wrote:
> > It's just a shame when until the MacIntel transition, even big beefy G5s
> > could still run many ancient Mac 128K-era apps (I still like to play Zero
> > Gravity from time to time, which is actually quite playable despite the
> > speed disparity -- probably a testament to very good programming). Running
> > code in Basilisk II just isn't the same.
>
> . . . and the incompatabilities have been solved, so that "modern" Macs
> can now run malware intended for Windoze?

No, not directly, but if it runs real actual Windows, even in a VM,
then Windows is the same old malware-magnet it is running natively.

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