Originally Posted by poldim
How is this new processor affecting the software? Is still Mac based just some backend code has to be re-written or are they going to be from the ground up setups?
People who didn't use the latest X-Code tools are having to do a great deal of work... ie Microsoft with Office - oops!
I really want to play with one to see how good Rosetta really is at running PPC binaries.
Unlike with the PPC transition, Mac OS X is native... when PPC was launched a great percentage of OS 9 was still Motorola 680x0 code and ran on a translator