Mac Music  |  Pc Music  |  440Software  |  440Forums  |  440tv  |  Zicos

Share this page
Welcome visitor

OS X 10.3 Panther Special Report

Saturday November 1, 2003. 02:12 PM, by peterkirn Apple > Apple
Apple : OS X 10.3 Panther Special Report - macmusicOver the last week we've covered lots of compatibility issues and feature updates with OS X Panther; now here's your exclusive music-centric guide to upgrading, all in one place. The good: better audio, lots of updated software from MOTU, Tascam, Edirol, BIAS, and others, including new features and new functionality from MOTU enabled by the OS the day of the release! The bad: FireWire 800 drive problems, roadblocks with compatibility. The ugly: Digidesign users are advised to stick with Jaguar for the near future.

General Information and Upgrading:

Warning: Panther Disables FireWire 800 Drives; Apple to Address Problem
Night of the Panther: Preparing for the Upgrade
OS X 10.3 Panther: A Step Forward for Audio

Confirmed and Suspected Incompatibilities:


More on Digidesign G5/10.3 Compatibility
Digidesign + Panther: Warning !!
M-Audio + Panther Incompatibility?
Alert: Panther Compatibility with BIAS Products (see fix below)

Updates and Compatibility:

MOTU Updates Drivers, DP for Panther; New Hardware Features Enabled by New OS
Peak X 4.02, Peak DV X 4.02, Peak LE X 4.02
Tascam posts Panther driver updates for US-series
Edirol updates for Panther
Make Mine MPEG-4 updated for Panther
Detour & Audio Hijack for Panther
Mac the Scope 4.1 for Panther
Ritmo 1.1 upgrade for OS X 10.3
Reader's opinions
Share this news

Buy Apple

online at:
near Woodbridge (US) at:
  • Sam Ash Music Edison, 10 km
  • Sam Ash Music Springfield, 15 km
  • SHI Somerset, 20 km
  • Legendary Pro Audio Jersey City, 28 km
  • J&R Music World New York, 30 km
  • Sam Ash Music Brooklyn, 32 km
  • Dale Pro Audio New York, 33 km
  • Tekserve New York, 33 km
  • Rogue Music New York, 33 km
  • Alto Music Middletown, 33 km
  • Not registred?
    Become a member now! It free and fast and it'd allow you to post news, ads, messages in the forums, change your language/time setting...
    For your site
    Add dynamic content to your own site for free. By inserting some simple HTML code in your pages, you can easily publish MacMusic news on your web site. Your visitors could then immediately link to the news which is updated daily.
    This MacMusic section is managed by d-cipher with the help of the translators team.
    08:34 CEST - © MacMusic 1997-2017