Well, well.... seems that I can boot off my disk tools. I repaired my main
HD (which had errors), but now I get the ? screen when I boot without the
disk tools disk.
Any help with that? If I initialize and partition will that make the disk
Also, I have the 19 disk images for OS 7.5 and have used transmac to write
them as binhex to floppies. When I put in disk 1 it just ejects though. Am
I writing the floppy wrong?
>Well seems that my MAC decided to not boot now. I put in the 7.5 disk 1,
>ejects the disk and gives me the happy mac screen... that's it. Now when I
>turn it on I get only the happy mac screen.
>When I put in disk tools it just ejects it too... what's up with that?
>>Thanks for the info. Actually I think I will do the reinstall first.
>>for practice. I have a cable modem so downloads of 20-100mg are not a
>>problem at all.
>>I have a copy of 7.5 but it is corrupted.
>>I'll update you when I get somewhere... <g>
>>>> Thanks for replying. Since I have Mac OS 7.1 without MacTCP am I
>>>> I have been been able to use transmac to create floppies for mac
>>>> (like stuffit) which I might be able to sneaker-net it over on.
>>>You can get MacTCP by installing an old version of AOL. If it's earlier
>>>than MacTCP 2.0.6 you can then install the updates from:
>>>to bring it up to 2.0.6.
>>>Alternatively, you can buy a huge box of floppies and download Mac OS
>>>7.5.3 from Apple at:
>>>and then update it 7.5.5. using three more images from:
>>>MacTCP is included in Mac OS 7.5.x.
>>>Of course if you're just going to run MkLinux I'd just do the AOL thing.
>>>Perhaps someone else can email MacTCP to you. It's not exactly legal to
>>>email around, but then again it's on every AOL disk, so I don't think
>>>Apple would mind.
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