Jon Iverson spoke to Apple Tech support about the icon file in the trash problem. They said they were aware of it and planned to fix it in "the next or later update of Mac OS 8. They stressed that it is harmless and not to worry about it."
As to the larger issue of the proliferation of these files on your disk (not in the Trash), there is still no definitive explanation. In my conversations with … Read more
Mostly positive. Typical responses include: "I installed 1.3.1 on three machines, two of which are running OS 8. So far, it's been working perfectly." (Steve Weintraub) "My Mac has suffered from this ever since OS 8 was installed; however, updating to Drive Setup … Read more
OT/PPP Strip 1.0.3 is out. It fixes the bug "that would cause the resource fork of the Remote Access Connections to be closed improperly, resulting in a closed file whose resource map was still in memory."
This is likely another example of the startup-delay problem previously … Read more
Remove any previous versions, with the 1.0fc1 Installer, before installing the new version.
Feedback on Beta 3 version My email for the past two days has been dominated by readers' reactions to Startup Doubler. As you may recall from previous postings, this new shareware utility is designed to decrease your startup time. Currently still in beta, initial versions were disappointing for … Read more