Mac OS glossaries available somewhere?
Thread poster: Niina Lahokoski

Niina Lahokoski  Identity Verified
Finland
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Apr 12, 2007

Does anyone know, if there are Mac OS glossaries (similar to the Microsoft ones) available anywhere?

 

Cecilia Falk  Identity Verified
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Mac glossaries Apr 12, 2007

Here ares ome glossaries in DMG format:

ftp://ftp.apple.com/developer/Tool_Chest/Localization_Tools/Mac_OS_X_Glossaries
(2005)

ftp://ftp.apple.com/developer/Tool_Chest/Localization_Tools/Apple_Intl_Glossaries/
(1996)

Best regards,
Cecilia

[Edited at 2007-04-12 15:37]

[Edited at 2007-04-12 15:38]


 

Maya Hage  Identity Verified
Canada
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failure to open the gloss. Apr 13, 2007

hey! Thanks a lot for the glossaries but I faield to open them. Do I need any specific program to be able to open them???
Thanks...

[Edited at 2007-04-13 07:13]


 

Niina Lahokoski  Identity Verified
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To view the files... Apr 13, 2007

Thank you for the links, Cecilia!

To be able to view the files in Windows you need some programs:

For the DMG file you need a program to convert the .dmg file to an .iso file (I used MacigISO) and a virtual cd/dvd-rom emulator such as Daemon Tools, which you use to open the ISO file. On the virtual disc there is a a tab delimited text file that can be opened with Notepad, MS Excel, OpenOffice or similar.

For the sit.hqx files you need a program called Stuffit Expander (similar to WinZip etc.). Winzip can open the .hqx files but not .sit files. The unzipped .ad files can be opened in Notepad, but I would suggest using MS Word, OpenOffice or an XML viewer, for example.


Hope this helps!


 


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