problem opening SignBank editor

Anne-Claude Pr=?ISO-8859-1?B?6Q==?=laz Girod acpg at VTXNET.CH
Tue Jan 31 20:54:22 UTC 2006


I downloadee the .sit version without any problem... in the folder I get the
Open Me MAc but when I double click on it it says I need MacOsX 10.1 or a
later version  certified by File Maker!

I only have a Mac Os 9,2.... does this mean I won't be able to open this

> De : "Valerie Sutton" <sutton at>
> Répondre à : sw-l at
> Date : Tue, 31 Jan 2006 12:37:59 -0800
> À : sw-l at
> Objet : Re: [sw-l] problem opening SignBank editor
> SignWriting List
> January 31, 2006
> Anne-Claude Prélaz Girod wrote:
>> I tried to open the OpenMeMac (as you explained in your lessons....)
>> several
>> times but nothing would open an error message says the file is too
>> big to be
>> open with Simple Text...what should I do?
> Hello Anny and Everyone!
> I am sooo glad you told me this...This is the kind of feedback I need
> to make our experience good for everyone. I am sorry you have had
> this frustration, but I do know what to do...
> To explain, Windows and the more modern Mac handle the zipped
> SignBank files the same, but on the older Macs, there is no problem
> if I use another compression format called Stuffit, which ends in .sit.
> Right now, you have a damaged file because the .zip format was not
> working on your computer...
> I had hoped I could save some memory on our server, without having to
> upload both .zip and .sit formats for each SignBank, but you have
> just proved me wrong! You need to download using the .sit format.
> Soooo...
> I just uploaded your .sit is a little bit smaller...I
> hope you have a friend to download it for you...
> If you go to the same download page:
> SignBank for French-Switzerland
> You will see a .sit version to download...Then try opening OpenMeMac
> again and tell me what happens...
> Thank you for your patience, Anny, and also for your participation!

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