Linked by moondevil on Wed 11th Jul 2012 22:49 UTC
Mac OS X Ars Technica is reporting that certain 64bit Mac models won't be able to run Mountain Lion. The problem is the graphic card drivers; these are still 32bit, and Apple is unwilling to update them to 64bit. A 64bit kernel can't load 32bit drivers, so that's that. Apple has a list of supported models on their Mountain Lion upgrade page, so you can easily check if your computer is capable of running Mountain Lion.
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RE[2]: No biggie
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Thu 12th Jul 2012 05:24 UTC in reply to "RE: No biggie"
Bill Shooter of Bul
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2006-07-14

Yeah... I have a 2007 macbok. No mountain lion for it. Not buying a new one, Its nice that things like netflix work, but I never got used to the *BSD userland I miss gnu when I'm on it. Plus, I'm not happy with the direction of the OS. Maybe I'll look into getting plasma active working on a transformer prime or something.

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