[X4U] G3 Last Ship Date?

Randy B. Singer randy at macattorney.com
Thu Jun 14 19:58:48 PDT 2007

On Jun 14, 2007, at 12:38 PM, Zane H. Healy wrote:

> I just noticed that www.osnews.com is reporting that support for G3  
> based
> systems will be dropped from 10.5.  This seems a little odd to me,  
> when was
> the last ship date for G3 based systems?  If this is in fact true,  
> then I
> think the last G3 models will be the quickest Mac's to have support  
> dropped
> ever.

I don't think that anyone outside of Apple can tell you if that is a  
sure bet.

But apparently the Mac OS X Leopard Developer Preview requires a G4  
as a minimum:

Which certainly would lead one to believe that support for the G3  
will not be available when OS X 10.5 is released.

Randy B. Singer
Co-author of The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th, and 6th editions)

Macintosh OS X Routine Maintenance

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