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[5]: No biggie
by zima on Mon 16th Jul 2012 01:27 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: No biggie"
zima
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2005-07-06

To be fair, if you follow Matthew's posts, it's clear that *nobody* remotely complies with the standards.

I suppose it is a spectrum though ...if you follow them, who's the worst / mildest offender?

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