Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2005 23:18:46 -0400
Reply-To: Kathryn Allie <email@example.com>
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From: Kathryn Allie <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Received a Mac update
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I installed it (SPSS v11.0.4 for Mac) right away and it seems to be
By the way, I had contacted SPSS re: SPSS being behind with the Mac
version. I was concerned about their releasing v14 for Windows while
the Mac version was still at v11. I got a reply back that I'm
enclosing below so others on this list will have an idea what's planned.
Begin forwarded message:
> From: "Hearne, Marcus" <email@example.com>
> Date: August 25, 2005 6:07:17 PM EDT
> To: "Kathryn Allie" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: RE: [BULK] Re: The SPSS Mac 11.0.4 patch released.
> Hi Kathryn,
> No problem. It’s a common question.
> We plan to produce a new version for Mac that we can release very
> early in 2006. If we were to try and do SPSS 14, we’d probably not
> be finished until around this time next year, meaning we’d release
> SPSS 14 for Mac around the same time as SPSS 15 for Windows. As
> such, we’re now planning to produce and release SPSS 13 for Mac
> early in 2006, and then will try our hardest to produce and release
> SPSS 15 for Mac within 6 months of SPSS 15 for Windows. We’ll
> essentially skip version 14 in order to catch up.
> Moving forward we’ll (the SPSS Mac team) keep pushing and doing our
> best to get the Mac release in line with the Windows release. I
> doubt we’ll ever get to a stage were both are released on the same
> day (at the same version level), but that is our ultimate goal.
> Hope this helps.
On Sep 5, 2005, at 7:31 PM, Heather Klesch wrote:
> FYI - Mac patch for tiger is posted on SPSS site, under Support.
> SPSS Macintosh Patches
> 11.0.4 for Macintosh OS X -- Updated August 2005
> The patch will upgrade your existing SPSS 11.0 for Mac to version
> 11.0.4. SPSS version 11.0.4 is the only version of SPSS for Mac OS X
> certified to run on the Mac OS X "Tiger" Operating System (v10.4).