mac os stuff WAS: Re: Zenith Data Systems laptop

From: Max Eskin <>
Date: Thu Jul 30 12:36:11 1998

But microsoft would have to change the license for that. Apple never
sold System 7.0 and below as a commercial product, so they didn't
really 'handle' it. Of course, you could always get Linux, X11, wine,
and DOSemu to take care of your problem (albeit in 10 times the disk
space :)
>I love how Apple handled that. I just wish you could do the same on
>Microsoft's site. Windows 3.0 and below, DOS 5.0 and below would do the
>At 12:15 PM 7/29/98 -0700, you wrote:
>>At 02:34 PM 7/28/98 -0600, you wrote:
>>>MacOS 7.0, and I THINK owning a mac gives you a license to an
>>>- although I'd have to check.
>>MacOS through 7.0 is freely available from apple, and can be copied
>>legally. 7.1 and above are still commercial products (not available
>>free or legally copiable.)
>>Uncle Roger "There is pleasure pure in being mad
>> that none but madmen
>>Roger Louis Sinasohn & Associates
>>San Francisco, California

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