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Re: chicken or egg problem-newbie install question

On Mon, Dec 09, 2002 at 04:04:46PM -0500, Lincoln Rutledge wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Have Quadra 610, first Mac.  Onboard Ethernet, fb video, SCSI CDROM,
> 250mb disk, 1gb disk.  OS 7.1.
> How do I get network software installed in Mac OS to download Stuffit? 
> Or get Stuffit onto a Mac disk to install?

Download it on your PC, and put the .hqx on a MacOS-formatted floppy
using hfstools (under Linux). That will unstuff the .hqx so that you
can install StuffIt, and install whatever other hqx-file you want.

If all else fails, I may be able to help you out if you provide me with
a .hqx file by mail.

wouter at grep dot be

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