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OS questions

Machine:  Beige G3, 7200rpm HD, 577 RAM, originally 300mhz upgraded with 400mhz ZIF

  Can this machine run Mac X?

 and can the IMAC disk supply that OS??
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jadedata
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weedCommented:
Yes and no. In its stock configuration it could have but at 300mhz it would have been painfully slow. OS X technically doesnt support 3rd party CPU upgrades so in that config, no it wont run OS X but you can hack it on using 3rd party tools. However, 400mhz still isnt enough. It's going to HURT. The iMac discs would do it but if you already have OS X on your iMac you would be in violation of your license agreement.
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jadedataMS Access Systems CreatorAuthor Commented:
thanx (again!)
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