MacintoshPi: run full-screen versions of Apple Mac OS 7, 8, 9 under Raspberry Pi #Apple #PiDay @Raspberry_Pi @jaromazu

MacintoshPi is a project that allows running full-screen versions of Apple’s Mac OS 7Mac OS 8 and Mac OS 9 with sound, an active Internet connection and modem emulation on a Raspberry Pi.

All this without the X.org manager, only a multimedia SDL2 library and from the CLI / Raspberry Pi OS Lite. This lets emulators use the full power of Raspberry Pi, making them more stable and useful in combination with additional retro software. Installation requires running a single script on a clean Raspberry Pi OS Lite and waiting about two hours for the packages to compile and install. In addition, thanks to a document contained in the project, it is possible in dual-boot to use the fastest (bare-metal) Commodore 64 / 128 / PET  emulator BMC64, thus building an interesting retro package on a single SD card.

The entire MacintoshPi project runs on Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W233B3B+ (at present, it does not run on version 4).

See GitHub for the details and the video below:


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