Re: [NTLK] Classic running, no connection, now what?

From: Martin Joseph <>
Date: Sun Jul 16 2006 - 15:35:24 EDT

On Jul 16, 2006, at 12:19 PM, Jim Felder wrote:

> Upon the advice of several on this list, I tried installing OS 9 by
> booting from various startup disks I have. No dice. I borrowed my
> daughter's imac and copied her Classic folder onto it, where it had
> the correct-looking folder with the 9 on it. Then I copied that onto
> my Mac's HD, and it no longer had the 9. It isn't recognized as a
> classic folder there, either. Hasn't been blessed? How do you do that?
The "blessing" for classic is issued by the System Preferences/Classic
control panel when you select the folder you want to run classic
> Anyway, classic fires up because it is found on my external HD where
> I first copied it, and it runs fine. However, I still can't connect
> to my Newton, apparently an Appletalk issue. I'm told to "reinstall
> the communications tools."

You can download and install NCU, which should add the needed comm
tools into your classic system folder.

I think there might actually be an OSX based installer for this now?
Try here:

Good Luck,

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