[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Mac OS 8.5 and FBII apps

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From: "Scott Spencer" <jmar@...>
Date: Sat, 08 May 1999 09:21:47 -0700
> I'm of the same opinion as Jim for OS 8 and 851. Slower, more crash prone
> and just for the "look" and "feel" it wasn't worth it. If I didn't have to
> do software, I wouldn't have wasted the money. System 7 was at least 30%
> faster on my 7300/200.
> I found if I removed all the extensions, control panels, system and finder
> that Apple puts in, it was a lot more stable though...;-)

Interesting.  I'm running 8.5.1 on a G3/266 and have found it to be very
fast and stable.  I crash less with it than any previous versions.

Scott Spencer
JMar Engineering