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Old Jun 13, 2007, 01:51 AM   #1
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classic environment on a macbook...

I know. It doesn't work.
But I have this old game I want to install on my macbook and when I go to run it , it gives me the old "not supported on this system" thing. But is it really impossible to run programs on a macbook that require the classic environment?? It seems like there must be a way around it...
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Old Jun 13, 2007, 03:44 AM   #2
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The reason you can't run classic now is the same reason you couldn't run windows before, wrong chip. There may be a complicated solution out there, but I tend to doubt it, and even if it worked I doubt it would be stable enough to play even a simple game.

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Old Jun 13, 2007, 04:47 AM   #3
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Your only chance for running classic programs on intel is sheepshaver ( http://sheepshaver.cebix.net/ ).

However you will need a classic mac rom and a copy of a classic OS to install too.
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Old Jun 13, 2007, 04:50 AM   #4
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Wow, it makes sense but is almost hard to believe that it is not possible to run os 9 on a macbook. It is a mac!
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