Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th Oct 2007 20:27 UTC
Mac OS X "While the Apple hype machine and its fanatical followers would have you believe that Mac OS X 10.5 'Leopard' is a major upgrade to the company's venerable operating system, nothing could be further from the truth. Instead, Leopard is yet another evolutionary upgrade in a long line of evolutionary OS X upgrades, all of which date back to the original OS X release in 2001. But let me get one huge misunderstanding out of the way immediately: That's not a dig at Leopard at all. Indeed, if anything, Apple is in an enviable position: OS X is so solid, so secure, and so functionally excellent that it must be getting difficult figuring out how to massage another USD 129 out even the most ardent fans. Folks, Leopard is good stuff. But then that's been true of Mac OS X for quite a while now." Additionally, Apple acknowledges installation problems caused by Unsanity's APE, while others are complaining about problems with Java, or visual oddities. Additionally, there are hacks that restore the black dock triangles, opacify the menubar, and to enable Time Machine on Airport disks. Update: It appears the Leopard firewall has a dent in its armour.
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PJBonoVox Member since:

Users will still by an actual Mac though since they've been successfully brainwashed into believing that it's any different to a PC.

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google_ninja Member since:

I've been running Kalyways 10.4.10 for awhile now, and it works great on my HP Pavilion dv9000. Incredably responsive, very stable. Audio/video work great.

Unfortunately, the intel wireless drivers are only about half done for my card, i can manually put it to sleep, but it wont wake up, it is unable to monitor my battery beyond being able to tell if its plugged in or not, the built-in camera doesnt work, and it doesnt detect the lid closing.

All things considered though, I consider these to be minor issues.

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