I have a PowerMac 7300 with a XLR8 G3 card (400 MHZ)
and have installed Mac OS X beta on my second
SCSI drive. I had the same difficulty some have
had in booting from the Mac OS X install CD
(I ended up launching the installer from Mac OS 9
installed on my first SCSI drive). I also had...
I also saw a slowdown in OS X with Explorer
and Omniweb too (56k modem connection). I
first found a mention of "ramdisk" in NetBSD.
A reference was made to /tmp being placed
in RAM rather than disk. I selected
/private/tmp for my cache files in Explorer.
This seems to speed up browsing...
DJ statement in totally wrong. SCSI is one thing
that Mac OS X does support. I have been having
a intermittent problem in starting from my second
SCSI drive (a 4 GB 7200 RPM Barracuda). My 7300/XLR8 G3
400 MHZ sometimes hangs when encountering the
Seagate at Mac OS X startup. I think...
Has anyone been successful in getting the
ATI XCLAIM VR 128 card to work with an older
"non Apple G3" machine and Mac OS X? I tried
to use the card when installing Mac OS X
and the screen was blank. Maybe it was the
PCI slot I was using (seems like someone on
the web mentioned that he...