DNASTAR on Macintosh, system 8.6

Ashok Aiyar aiyar at ebv.oncology.wisc.edu
Fri Jul 23 09:50:51 EST 1999

On Fri, 23 Jul 1999 09:20:05 +0200,
    Frank O. Fackelmayer (Frank.Fackelmayer at uni-konstanz.de) wrote:
>Hi all,
>I´ve been using the DNASTAR package for some time now without
>difficulties. However, since I upgraded the operating system from 7.6 to
>8.6 three weeks ago, I reproducibly get a system crash when using the
>"OPEN" or "SAVE" commands (in all modules). Re-installing from the
>original CD-ROM did not help, and the programs run normally when I boot
>my computer from a system 7.6 CD-ROM. Thus, there appears to be some
>incompatibility between DNASTAR and system 8.6, at least on my computer.
>Has anyone else encounterd similar problems? Please also let me know if,
>on your computer, DNASTAR and system 8.6 run well (so the problem could
>be in my system configuration...).

DNAStar and System 8.6 work fine on our computers.  Have you installed
the product updates?  There were several updates released in March
and May of this year that can be downloaded from their website.

Ashok Aiyar, Ph.D.
McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
aiyar at ebv.oncology.wisc.edu

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