|Date: ||Tue, 30 Sep 1997 15:43:41 -0500|
|Reply-To: ||"Nichols, David" <nichols@SPSS.COM>|
|Sender: ||"SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||"Nichols, David" <nichols@SPSS.COM>|
|Subject: ||Re: Updates for the Mac?|
I never address questions like these because they're not in
an area where I have expertise or responsibility. I provide
responses to questions about statistical issues relating to
Senior Support Statistician
>From: Jim Tromater[SMTP:jtromate@RICHMOND.EDU]
>Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 1997 8:48 AM
>Subject: Re: Updates for the Mac?
>E Heit wrote:
>> SPSS have steadfastly refused to announce an update for the Mac, for about
>> two years now. I can't see any reason to expect them to release an update.
>> You will be able to knock me over with a feather if they do.
>> On their web site, they say that SPSS is compatible with OS
>> 7.5.3 (or is it 7.5.2?). I don't think they support more recent versions
>> of the OS.
>> I hope someone from SPSS will provide more recent information, if any,
>> but this is all the information available on their web site.
>A little while back there was a plea from a user requesting information
>on an update. As Heit as pointed out, the SPSS people just simply
>ignore this. David Nichols obviously monitors the group and provides
>excellent assistance with problems but you will note he never addresses
>question like these. Our local people say there is a new MAC release
>scheduled for some time next year but I've not seen anything in writing
>from SPSS. Seems strange.
> ^ Jim Tromater ^^ Ph: 804-289-8131
> ^ Dept. of Psycholoygy ^^ Fax:
> ^ Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173 ^^ Email: email@example.com ^