Sound Manager problems Sound Manager 3.3 is installed as part of QuickTime 3.0. According to Apple TIL #30403, the file "provides low level services which allow QuickTime to play and mix digital audio." However, several readers report problems related to the presence of this file (exact symptoms mayvary depending upon what Mac model you have):
Seth Kromholz: "With Sound Manager installed, I had a sound output problem: plugging in my headphones did not result in … Read more
Alert! Netscape 4.05 re-release for dynamic fonts problem From Netscape's Steve Dagley: "A problem has been discovered with the dynamic fonts displayer in the initial … Read more
A potential compatibility problem with applications that use Internet Config (including BBEdit and WindowMonkey) has been fixed.
A problem that could prevent Surf Express from automatically launching has been fixed.
Support for other browsers and applications that can use Surf Express (such as Cyberdog and Microsoft Outlook Express) has been improved. Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator, versions 3.0 and later, remain the only Web browsers recommended for … Read more
It now also appears likely that the release of the Mac version of … Read more
Firebird Joystick conflicts with Energy Saver The Firebird BA extension, which is used to switch between Firebird Joystick sets, is incompatible with the PCI version of Energy Saver. More details are posted to a Gravis web page on this subject.
Extensions Strip 1.5 is out. "Extensions Strip is a combination application and control panel that work together to provide a powerful environment to run control strip modules in."
As always <http://www.mozilla.org/> is the official source for Mozilla info and mirror sites for the download in case <ftp.mozilla.org> is overloaded (as it has been since the bits were pushed).
P.S. Keep looking for <http://www.maccvs.org/> to go live for info on the tool we use to manage the Mac source code here at Netscape and will soon be releasing to the world.&… Read more