[R-SIG-Mac]timing R and R and R and R

Thomas Lumley tlumley@u.washington.edu
Tue, 13 Nov 2001 10:21:43 -0800 (PST)

On Tue, 13 Nov 2001, Jan de Leeuw wrote:

> We have at least 100 Macs in labs, and in staff and faculty offices.
> They all
> run OS X 10.1. If you feel nostalgic, you have Classic (which does not
> seem
> to bring much of a performance penalty). As for lack of applications,
> just
> install Xfree86 .. you never had it so good. And the command line as
> well.

yes, but the question isn't whether people *should* switch to OS X but
whether enough of them *have* switched.

We need to know if there are a lot of people who have some sort of
constraint against otherwise rational switching (eg old equipment or
conservative support people).