Now you can simply download and run an Electron version of Mac OS 8 on your Linux, Windows and macOS PC/laptop
A full-stack developer Felix Rieseberg has released an Electron app that allows us to install Mac OS 8 on any Windows, Linux, or Mac computer. Rieseberg previously also transformed Windows 95 into an app back in 2018, but now the developer has turned an entire 1991 Macintosh Quadra with Mac OS 8.1 into a single Electron app.
The Electron app released by the Rieseberg runs as a standalone app that boots to the OS directly, i.e. there’s no need to fuss around with installers, partitions, or set up dialogs and the GitHub page of the project guarantees you’re going to get the full experience.
Moreover, Rieseberg has also managed to add up the classic games like Duke Nukem 3D, Civilization II, Dungeons & Dragons, Namely, Oregon Trail, Alley 19 Bowling, and Damage Incorporated running on the app. He also said that the app also has a bunch of apps and trials preinstalled, including Photoshop 3, Premiere 4, Illustrator 5.5, StuffIt Expander, and Apple’s Web Page Construction Kit.
The developer later said that he has also included Internet Explorer and Netscape preinstalled, but the versions are so old that Rieseberg says “you wouldn’t be able to open even Google.”
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