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The release date for macOS Catalina (10.15.x) to the public is scheduled for late September of 2019. This page will be updated as new developments arise.
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macOS Catalina (10.15) was released to the public October 7, 2019. 
  
Catalina is currently available from Apple as a preview.  It is not recommended for general use on production computers at this time.
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Catalina is a brand new operating system, and is not recommended for general use on production computers at this time.  Please contact the helpdesk if you have questions.
  
 
 
 
 
  
'''last updated 7/1/2019''' -- use '''[http://go/catalina/]''' to visit again, easily
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'''last updated 10/7/2019''' -- use [http://go/catalina/ http://go/catalina/] to visit again, easily
  
For upgrade from 10.13 or earlier, please see [http://go/mojave]&nbsp;as well for noteworthy changes introduced before Catalina.<br/> &nbsp;
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For upgrade from 10.13 or earlier, please see&nbsp;[http://go/mojave/ http://go/mojave/]&nbsp;as well for noteworthy changes introduced before Catalina.
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#32-bit applications will no longer be supported as of Catalina. &nbsp;Launching these applications has resulted in a warning message within High Sierra and Mojave. &nbsp;(Most common applications in use at Middlebury have been 64-bit for years.)  
 
#32-bit applications will no longer be supported as of Catalina. &nbsp;Launching these applications has resulted in a warning message within High Sierra and Mojave. &nbsp;(Most common applications in use at Middlebury have been 64-bit for years.)  
#For Terminal users, the default shell is "zsh", rather than "bash". &nbsp;Bash is still avaialble.  
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##MathType 7 - [https://lp.wiris.com/catalina/?utm_source=Download&utm_medium=MathTypeMac&utm_campaign=Catalina FAQ] (MathType 8 is planned as a 64-bit app)
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##Audacity - 2.3.3 and older [https://www.audacityteam.org/macos-10-15-catalina-is-not-yet-supported-by-audacity/ not supported] 
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#For Terminal users, the default shell is "zsh", rather than "bash". &nbsp;Bash is still available.
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#KaleidaGraph is currently still a 32-bit application and will not run under Mac OS 10.15. A 64-bit version is under development, although it will not be released before Catalina and we do not have a release date at this time.&nbsp; KaleidaGraph will still run under Mojave (10.14) and earlier versions of the OS.
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#SPSS running on Catalina info&nbsp;: [https://developer.ibm.com/predictiveanalytics/2019/10/08/spss-statistics-on-catalina-macos-10-15/ https://developer.ibm.com/predictiveanalytics/2019/10/08/spss-statistics-on-catalina-macos-10-15/]
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#[https://community.sophos.com/kb/en-us/134833 Sophos] and other applications that require access to files or services may not function properly without pre-approval with management software or end user intervention.
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#Pro Tools is now 64-bit, but some functionality is still limited. &nbsp;See [http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/Compatibility/Pro-Tools-Catalina-File-Type-Support?mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiWVRoaE5qUmxObUZtTkdKbCIsInQiOiJyR0RKbjBkNUhqVGduc1dJWnA3d0lOTXpiRG1zMXlcLzI1bW8xUjRIMmoyTDZxMStNb3BWUjN0b1dHWHhSMmQ4bXJaOXVDN2xpSzBZM1JLR0c4b3BON2xVMjJWdU50ZnY2XC9XQjhLbVJTR0twUmV2RE4wN1owVzl1UUFCZ2pUTGV3In0= here] for more info.  
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=== Resolved Issues: ===
  
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#Spartan:<br/> Update to version&nbsp;[https://www.wavefun.com/spartan-latest-version Spartan’18 v. 1.4.4] Before upgrading to Catalina.
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#Adobe Creative Cloud 2020 is compatible. &nbsp;  
  
 
=== Resolved Issues[[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/LIS/index.php?title=MacOS_Mojave&action=edit&section=2 edit]] ===
 
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=== Learning Resources[[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/LIS/index.php?title=MacOS_Mojave&action=edit&section=3 edit]] ===
 
=== Learning Resources[[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/LIS/index.php?title=MacOS_Mojave&action=edit&section=3 edit]] ===
  
*[https://www.apple.com/macos/mojave/ Apple's Mojave Overview]
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*[https://www.apple.com/macos/catalina-preview/ Apple Catalina Preview]
*[https://www.lynda.com/Mac-OS-tutorials/macOS-Mojave-New-Features/737761-2.html?org=middlebury.edu macOS Mojave New Features]&nbsp;- lynda course (35 min.)
 
*[https://www.lynda.com/Mac-OS-tutorials/macOS-Mojave-Essential-Training/734630-2.html?org=middlebury.edu macOS Mojave Essential Training]&nbsp;- lynda course (4 hrs 45 min)
 

Latest revision as of 09:58, 12 February 2020

MacOS Catalina

macOS Catalina (10.15) was released to the public October 7, 2019. 

Catalina is a brand new operating system, and is not recommended for general use on production computers at this time.  Please contact the helpdesk if you have questions.

 

last updated 10/7/2019 -- use http://go/catalina/ to visit again, easily

For upgrade from 10.13 or earlier, please see http://go/mojave/ as well for noteworthy changes introduced before Catalina.

 

 

Current Known Issues & Areas of Concern[edit]

  1. 32-bit applications will no longer be supported as of Catalina.  Launching these applications has resulted in a warning message within High Sierra and Mojave.  (Most common applications in use at Middlebury have been 64-bit for years.)
    1. MathType 7 - FAQ (MathType 8 is planned as a 64-bit app)
    2. Audacity - 2.3.3 and older not supported
  2. For Terminal users, the default shell is "zsh", rather than "bash".  Bash is still available.
  3. KaleidaGraph is currently still a 32-bit application and will not run under Mac OS 10.15. A 64-bit version is under development, although it will not be released before Catalina and we do not have a release date at this time.  KaleidaGraph will still run under Mojave (10.14) and earlier versions of the OS.
  4. SPSS running on Catalina info : https://developer.ibm.com/predictiveanalytics/2019/10/08/spss-statistics-on-catalina-macos-10-15/
  5. Sophos and other applications that require access to files or services may not function properly without pre-approval with management software or end user intervention.
  6. Pro Tools is now 64-bit, but some functionality is still limited.  See here for more info.

Resolved Issues:

  1. Spartan:
    Update to version Spartan’18 v. 1.4.4 Before upgrading to Catalina.
  2. Adobe Creative Cloud 2020 is compatible.  

Resolved Issues[edit]


 

 

Learning Resources[edit]

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