Using MachTen on a computer not connected to a network.

Proper use of MachTen and X Windows requires that MachTen bne connected to a network. Many users of MachTen have only temporary PPP connections to the Internet. When not online, proper execution of the following instructions can allow your MachTen and X to work while you are "offline".

Before you start, if you have a G3, and are using a system prior to 8.5:

You should download Apple's G3 Ethernet (Built-In) driver version 2.0.4 and install it. This fixes problems with the ethernet driver that came with many G3s.

Here is how to set up your system for loopback-mode: