- Architosh Staff ([email protected])
- 18 May 2001
Mac3D News: Looks like Blender is coming soon!
Architosh heard from a reader who wanted to share this note with other Mac users. Anselm Meyer wrote to the Blender folks about Mac OS X support for their upcoming 3D application. Here's the scoop:
As the new Apple operating system Mac OS X has a Unix kernel (Mach) many Unix-apps have made it to the Mac only requiring recompiling. Are there any plans of a Mac OS X version of Blender from either your side or do you know of anybody doing that? thank you in advance!
-- Anselm Meyer
Blender Folks wrote back with:
Expect a Mac OS X version in the third quarter of this year .
-- Willem (blender Support: [email protected])
This confirms previous notes about Blender coming to Mac OS X. It looks like the platform will gain even more Unix-based 3D apps (Maya by SGI providing the adoption model). Know of any Unix apps that are coming to OS X? Let us know. Thanks.
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