is a stand-alone application running on Macintosh® configurations using a
68020, 68030, 68040 processor, PowerMac or G3. It does
require an arithmetic coprocessor. It is currently being developed and checked
under MacOS 8.1 and will not run with system versions below 7.1. The PowerMac
optimized version is called "BP2.9.3 (ppc
and the 680x0 one "BP2.9.3 (68k
We check every version under MacOS 8.1 on a "slow" Mac (PowerBook 5300cs) and
a "fast" one (G3 / 333MHz).
run "BP2.9.3 (ppc)" on a PowerMac, first drag the file "OMSLibPPC.slb" to the
System folder, unless it has already been put there when installing another
This file is supplied with BP2 in a folder named "Drag content to System". It
is the shared library of OMS which BP2 requires even when it is not using OMS.
The file will reside in the "Extensions" folder.
requires no other system extension or control panel. Its default settings file
and its on-line help file "BP2 hel
the same folder
as the program,
in the System folder.
you still own an old version of BP2 you should trash it, install the new one
and restart the computer holding down the 'command' (cmd) and 'option' keys
down to rebuild the desktop. Keeping several versions of BP2 may lead to
unpredictable situations. Do not hesitate to trash obsolete versions because
files get automatically upgraded to the new version.