View Full Version : Snow Leopard and LW 7.5 ?

11-12-2009, 01:05 PM
Is anyone using this combination ?

thank you

11-22-2009, 04:47 PM
my LW8.5 and Snow Leopard do not work. I am waiting for Hardcore to come out.

11-23-2009, 02:05 AM
How bad is it sebrady, or do you not have rosetta installed?

11-29-2009, 08:09 AM
After installing Rosetta, LW 7.5 does launch under Snow Leopard. I was able to load a previous project, but i did have to load the input-output plugins and model textures.

11-29-2009, 04:28 PM
my LW8.5 and Snow Leopard do not work. I am waiting for Hardcore to come out.

Same. I just tried it myself, and I for SURE have Rosetta installed.

Using SL 10.6.2, and trying to launch LW 8.5d


11-30-2009, 09:06 AM
Having only tried Modeler so far i am having a minor difficulty.

When i mouse click on a point with the drag tool, the point shoots off the screen. I can drag it back into place but it's kind of annoying.

However, if i double click on the point, i can drag it just fine. But when modeling i sound like a freaking cricket.

I did do a Migrate from my old G4, so i am considering a clean install.

11-30-2009, 03:04 PM
7.5 on later versions of osx had OpenGL problems, switching from Mouse to Tablet in the preferences might help.

12-03-2009, 09:14 PM
downloaded Wacom's Int2 SL update and now i can drag points with the tablet just fine. But the mouse still makes points jump off the screen.

12-04-2009, 12:24 AM
That does sound familiar, not sure if there was a fix for that or not. The OpenGL problems were a result of big changes in the way the Mac OS handles it, I should've specified that.

So any 'fix' will be more like a hack, if you can find it.

Between that, and the fact that 7.5 is pre-Universal Binary, was written before intel macs existed, and runs in emulation (Rosetta) which Newtek doesn't support, I'm surprised it works at all. I wouldn't try to make a living with this combination if I were you.