OSX i386/x86 and x86_64 - time to switch supported platforms?

Pavel Perikov perikov at gmail.com
Tue Feb 1 13:26:04 CET 2011

On 01.02.2011, at 15:10, John Meacham wrote:

> Even though the hardware is x86_64, I thought the vast majority of
> macs used a 32 bit build of OSX and 32 bit programs?

Mac OS X started supporting 64-bit console application since Tiger. Since Leopard it supports 64-bit gui apps. Currently we are at the end of release cycle of Snow Leopard  with Leon coming soon. I'm sure most Mac users have 64-bit capable OS. 


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