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I have data on old floppy disks that I actually need and some that were old papers and writings (poetry, stories((old-fashioned blogs)), and other sorts of stuff) that I originally wrote and saved on my old Mac Plus my cousin gave me when I was young. I would really like a way to get the data, even if read only, but I am not sure how. I had one of the first Power PCs low end, but it died. I have my old iBook which still runs sometimes. The old Mac Plus will still kick in gear with no issues, except it is obviously limited to the one floppy drive. No more externals will work. Computers used to be made to last, hence I love that old Mac Plus. I understand a lot about computers and working with both platforms, but I have stuff from ages past that I would like to get back soon and don't know how to get it off the old Mac Plus disk format. If I remember right the disks were formatted during Mac 6 & 7.

Any help is appreciated. I have one of the last iBook Power PC G3s, but it is sporadic with kernel panics starting right after one year that it was new. Like I said, they (meaning all electronic makers) just don't make them like they used to. (I have an Apple //c my parents bought with their educator discount when I was very young, and it still works. Lol)

Any help is appreciated!!!

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I think linux can read the FSes in question. The tricky thing is the interfaces in question. –  Journeyman Geek Sep 1 '13 at 6:51

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