The Macintosh operating system - the MacOS
X version is based on an OpenSource
on top of a Mach microkernel if you're a geek
), which makes it a good server for TWiki sites. Earlier versions (up to MacOS
9.x) are non-Unix based but can run Perl.
to see topics mentioning MacOS
, across all webs, and see Support.MacOSX
for some specific issues with TWiki on MacOS
TWiki on MacOS links
- 30 Jun 2002
- 18 Jul 2002
- 02 Oct 2005
Using MacOS built-in spellcheck in TWiki
While researching options for spellchecking within TWiki text boxes, I discovered that MacOS
has this capability already built in! When you're editing a topic, simply control-click anywhere in the test box and then select the "Spelling" submenu. There's even an option to "check spelling as you type" which underlines suspect words as you type! Very cool!.
- 29 Oct 2004
Some interesting issues with the way MacOS
does Unicode filenames, found a while ago - see MacOSXFilesystemEncodingWithI18N
. This could affect TWiki sites using I18N
is used as client or server.
- 01 Oct 2006