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by Gannet
Mon Jan 25, 2010 9:27 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Read-only volumes and disk images
Replies: 10
Views: 4984

Aha! Thanks heaps, kelvin, that will be most helpful.
by Gannet
Mon Jan 25, 2010 10:10 am
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: AppleScript to launch app, shut down when closing app
Replies: 12
Views: 7192

This is actually quite useful, thanks emendelson. Though for the application I was doing this with it seemed no delay was necessary (either on 7.6.1 or 9.0.4), so with an alias to the app in startup items it turned out all I needed was this: on idle tell application "Finder" to if (count of processe...
by Gannet
Sun Jan 24, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Read-only volumes and disk images
Replies: 10
Views: 4984

You can make the "Unix" disk read-only by locking the shared folder in MacOSX. When you then try to make changes to the "Unix" disk, you will get erroneous error messages about files being in use, but the result wil be the same as when the disk would be read-only. This only applies to the root of t...
by Gannet
Sun Jan 24, 2010 3:01 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Read-only volumes and disk images
Replies: 10
Views: 4984

Re: Read-only volumes and disk images

Thanks for all the info, Ronald! Regrettably no, not really. Regular development stopped almost four years ago and recently the original web site was even removed. In the past years, several users with developer skills have contributed to the source code with bug fixes and some improvements. Others ...
by Gannet
Sun Jan 24, 2010 2:26 am
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Read-only volumes and disk images
Replies: 10
Views: 4984

Read-only volumes and disk images

I just have a few questions and small feature requests for SheepShaver (it is still being developed, right?). 1. Is it possible to make the Unix root read-only? (If not, such a feature would be nice) 2. How come read-only disk images that I create with Disk Utility are read-write within SheepShaver?...