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by copland_kid
Fri Dec 11, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4

Ronald P. Regensburg wrote: Fri Dec 11, 2020 9:43 pm Just curious. Why partition a disk image volume for SheepShaver (if at all possible)? I would simply add another disk image.
It's a very finicky piece of bespoke software and am trying to recreate the original machine setup. I can find another mechanism, but thanks for answering my question!
by copland_kid
Fri Dec 11, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4

Drive Setup will not work in SheepShaver. On real classic Mac hardware it worked with SCSI drives only. Whatever you intended to do with Drive Setup will have to be done in a different way. What did you want to achieve with Drive Setup? Thank you for the clarification. I'll find another another mec...
by copland_kid
Fri Dec 11, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4

Cat_7 wrote: Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:52 pm I guess it has to do with the disk driver used.
IIRC SheepShaver runs of a giant floppy, not an actual hard disk image.

Best,
Cat_7
Ohh, that's great to know, thank you. I didn't realize it wasn't using an emulation of a basic HDD driver. Appreciate the clarification.
by copland_kid
Fri Dec 11, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: SheepShaver
Topic: Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Drive Setup in Mac OS 9.0.4

Hi all, First of all, thanks to all the folks who've put a ton of effort into making SheepShaver viable. I'm running it on macOS Big Sur 11.0.1 emulating a PowerPC running Mac OS 9.0.4 without any serious issues. However, the one issue I am having, and I can't find anything in the forum directly rel...