[NTLK] NCX in OSX/Roman

arceeHS arceehs at gmail.com
Sun Feb 12 19:27:34 EST 2012

Hi Roman

Don't have a reason for your problem with the download from Simon Bell's
I can email  (as an attachment) the NCX download to you. The download is
6.8 MB. Will your email handle this?

NCX does not need OSX 10.5: 10.4 is just fine.


On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 10:57 PM, <romantic at ideal-access.com> wrote:

> Dear Newton talkers,
> Thank you for your warm welcome and excellent links. I have spent
> many hours exploring and reading. It's time to mention that when I
> left I was using Classic (OS 9.6). Now I'm using a G4 running Tiger
> 10.4.11.
> I was wondering if anyone was using NCX in OSX. I've tried many times
> to download the .DMG file from Simon's site but the download is
> either corrupt or terminates before completion...or aborts. Some
> downloads of NCX appear as complete .DMG files but Disk Utility can't
> open them. I have NCU, but prefer not to go into the Classic System.
> (Maybe NCX requires OSX 10.5 ?)
> I have a wireless USB AP adapter which works on open networks for the
> G4. I don't have an Airport card in the G4 slot. I also have an old
> AirPort Snow base station (with modem and ethernet) which I haven't
> connected to the G4 yet. The Newt has a wireless card, modems and
> ethernet cards.
> My preference to back up the Newt is to go wireless if possible.
> I live in a tiny village in south eastern Ontario and use dial-up as
> an internet connection. Any insight and advice would be very
> much appreciated.
> Roman
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