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Psych Mar 30, 2000 03:46 PM
is it worth upgrading
I have 8.6 installed and its fairly stable.... but i am thinking of upgrading.... so what i want tro know is if you people think it is a worthwhile upgrade or just a waste of time....

I guess i could also wait for OS X but thats a long way away....

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wlonh Mar 30, 2000 03:56 PM
 
Adam Silver Mar 30, 2000 05:02 PM
Unless you really want one of the new features in Mac OS 9, don't get it now. Mac OS X will be available in a few months.
 
Flurk Mar 31, 2000 10:42 AM
OS 8.6 is faster than OS 9.0 (except for the internet). And it is very stable.
If I were you, I would keep OS 8.6 and wait for OS X., unless you absolutely want file encryption, web sharing, multiple users, etc..
Keep also in mind that OS 9.0 uses more memory...
 
Psych Apr 3, 2000 02:06 AM
Thanks for your help.. it seems it is best for me to wait for OS X later this year instead...

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