[rescue] Older-new mac stuff

N. Miller vraptor at promessage.com
Tue May 13 19:20:14 CDT 2003

On Tue, 13 May 2003 17:11:29 -0500, "Jonathan C. Patschke"
<jp at celestrion.net> said:

> Be forewarned that a Pismo (at least, mine at 400MHz) is not beefy enough
> to play DVDs respectably under OSX.  I've heard that life is different under
> OS9, but I do not boot into that OS, so I couldn't tell you.

Odd, I don't find DVD playback bad under OS X--I wouldn't want to try to
anything else, but it's certainly reasonable.  (I use DVD playback to

> > By the way, I haven't seen them lately, but is there a G3 800 upgrade for
> > the Pismo, or is that only for desktops?
> I've seen it for both, but my eyes are on the G4/500 upgrade.  The 800MHz
> upgrade has been EOLed now that the 900MHz upgrade is out.

*sigh*  Some days I hate not being a DINK* even worse than usual.


* Double-income, no kids.
  N. Miller
  vraptor at promessage.com

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