Thanks for bringing this to OG.
Here is my old reply to that former thread on AG:
Holy sh!t, there is even original prototype source code for "the soul of the sims" by Will Wright in
Lots of screenshots and infos on the editor "Edith" here :
The "Editor" (Edith) was leaked as DLL back then and even got cracked :
There was Edith, Ingred and Freshness.
early editor screenshots:
and some nice big and red "Maxis confidential" text ^^
Thank you a lot !!!
Whoever is (apple) user "a2deh" that is mentioned a lot in the documents paths at the bottom of some documents.
You can also find "him" via google connected to the word "SimHacker"...
Probably has nothing to with it at all...