In article <be2fef$mtc$1slb9.atl.mindspring.net>, Frnak McKenney
no, but if its anything like last year, there will be no discount until> Although Apple has announced OS X 10.3 (Panther), it obviously
> is not yet ready to be included with any iMacs, eMacs, iBooks,
> and PowerBooks sold in the next couple of months.
> Has Apple made any formal statement regarding whether or not Macs
> purchased after the OS X 10.3 announcement will get a free
a month or so prior to ship, which is currently 'end of the year'
according to steve.
jaguar was announced at the developer confernce last may, and then
'publically' in july at macworld expo. july was the cutoff date for a
price break, despite it being announced two months earlier, along with
various webpages at apple.com describing it. doesn't get much more
public than that, but july, not may was the cutoff date. i doubt this
time will be any different.
expect to pay $129 until probably november or so, assuming it ships in