This is Apple System Recovery 2 disc. This CD includes the system software for all G3-based Macintosh computers & iMac computers such as Mac OS 8-8.6 and applications.
This disc has the bootable volume, Mac OS 8.6, and works fine for Power Macintosh computers, all G3-based Macintosh computers and iMac computers as well for the Mac OS emulators.
NOTE: It's not possible to use and boot this on iMac Slot Loading, PowerBook (Firewire), iBook, and Power Mac G4 because Apple has confirmed the installers are not available in this CD set.
The top download link above is the September 2000 release of Apple System Software Recovery 2 CD-ROM ".toast" image, compressed with zip. However, this disc is for evaluation purposes only as this disc is the part of the AppleCare Support Professional Tools.
MD5 Checksum & Filename: B9DF449802E1B787F2E4ED43A8DD595A *SysRecovery2CD_Dec00.ZIP
From the readme:
Apple System Software Recovery 2 CD
For Power Macintosh G3 and iMac
Will Start Up:
All Power Macintosh G3 and iMac computers introduced before July 1999. It will not start up iMac (Slot Loading), iBook, PowerBook (FireWire), or Power Macintosh G4 computers. The System Folder on this CD is based on Mac OS 8.6.
Contains System Software Installations for:
All Power Macintosh G3 and iMac computers introduced before July 1999, Mac OS 8.0 through 8.6. It does not contain System Software installations for iMac (Slot Loading), iBook, PowerBook (FireWire), or Power Macintosh G4 computers.