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#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.)  
 
#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.)  
##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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##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)   
##Adobe Creative Cloud - installations with support for 2018 and older versions contain 32-bit applications.  See [https://helpx.adobe.com/enterprise/kb/known-issues-macos-1015-catalina.html here].    
 
 
#For Terminal users, the default shell is "zsh", rather than "bash".  Bash is still available.  
 
#For Terminal users, the default shell is "zsh", rather than "bash".  Bash is still available.  
 
#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.  
 
#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.  
 
#SPSS running on Catalina info : [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/]  
 
#SPSS running on Catalina info : [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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#Adobe Creative Cloud:<br/> Photoshop & Lightroom issues - see [https://community.adobe.com/t5/Photoshop/Does-Photoshop-work-with-Catalina/td-p/10654955 here].<br/> 2018 and older versions contain 32-bit applications. &nbsp;See [https://helpx.adobe.com/enterprise/kb/known-issues-macos-1015-catalina.html here]&nbsp;or consider complete removal and fresh installation of 2019 only - see [https://sites.middlebury.edu/lis/2017/12/21/adobe-creative-cloud-2018-now-available/ here].
  
 
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Revision as of 11:52, 9 October 2019

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. 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. Adobe Creative Cloud:
    Photoshop & Lightroom issues - see here.
    2018 and older versions contain 32-bit applications.  See here or consider complete removal and fresh installation of 2019 only - see here.

 

Resolved Issues[edit]


 

 

Learning Resources[edit]