In article <bigg0l$4tl$1Xenon.Stanford.EDU>,
Vikaram Gupta <vikXenon.Stanford.EDU> wrote:Doh, and to followup on my own post, is anyone running FCP on a G3, like>Hello folks,
>My girlfriend is looking at getting a Mac. Her main purpose is to run
>Final Cut Pro on it, for two movies she doing in grad school. Of course
>she'll also use it for productivity apps, internet, etc.
>I have a 15" PB G4 of very recent vintage, and I love it for my stuff--
>server side web development. It runs X11 pretty well though I wish it
>were more stable. But even with 1GB of RAM it does bog down some if I
>have more than 10 apps open.
>So I am wondering if this type of box would be too slow for Final Cut Pro.
>I don't have direct experience with it myself, but I know she has run it
>on a G3 tower. Does anyone out there use FCP, and how fast is your
>configuration? What would be the minimum RAM you would install on the
>Thanks for your opinions,
one of the iBooks? How well does that work? Thanks.
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