[sword-devel] Mac (was Locale and text retrieval code)
dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Sun Feb 1 18:20:41 MST 2009
On Feb 1, 2009, at 7:13 PM, David Trotz wrote:
>> Kahunapule Michael Johnson wrote:
>>> Troy A. Griffitts wrote:
>>>> ... I need a new laptop and considering buying a Mac! :)
>>> Good choice. My MacBook is the best notebook computer I have ever
>>> used. You should definitely seriously consider a new MacBook or
>>> MacBook Pro. You can run Parallels on it and run Windows and Linux
>>> in virtual machines, as well as running the native OS X. That
>>> makes it a GREAT machine for cross-platform programming.
>> _Totally_ agree. The new MBs & MBPs are rad. I've got Leopard,
>> Win7, & Ubuntu HH on mine via boot camp & parallels. The MBPs with
>> both integrated & dedicated graphics cards should be really nice if
>> Snow Leopard can use OpenCL to utilize the second GPU as a GPGPU.
>> And the multi-touch trackpad offers quite an experience, even for
>> simple web browsing.
> I too agree, go Mac it is one of the most versatile platforms for
> development these days. I have a MacBook Pro 17", its 2 years old
> and I still love it!
I'd skip boot camp and just use parallels to run windows.
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