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G5

abbreviation for
(Economics) Group of Five
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Many existing Retrospect sites, as well as small businesses that have either outgrown Time Machine or that wish to centralize their backups, might only have a PowerPC-based Mac to utilize as a Retrospect backup server.
It is compatible with Intel- and PowerPC-based Mac servers and workstations.
The Mac OS version requires PowerPC-based Mac OS, System 7.
In addition to continuing development on Intel-based Mac systems, Avid's video and audio businesses plan to maintain backward compatibility with PowerPC-based Mac systems.
All of the capabilities of Maple are fully supported, affording Intel-based Mac users access to all of the same features that PowerPC-based Mac users enjoy.
The Suitcase Fusion XTensions module for QuarkXPress 7 and the Font Reserve Server Client XTensions module for QuarkXPress 7 are available for QuarkXPress 7 or QuarkXPress Passport 7 and run on PowerPC-based Mac OS systems.
The update offers improved video output for several PowerPC-based Macs with ATI Radeon 7500, an ATI Radeon 9200 or Nvidia GeForceFX 5200 Ultra and Intel-based Macs equipped with Intel GMA 950.
First, when it needed a Firewire-connected backup drive - a requirement for PowerPC-based Macs if you want the drive to be bootable - I raced to Fry's and bought an Acomdata 500-gigabyte external drive.
In addition, users of both Intel- and PowerPC-based Macs will experience new speed and redraw enhancements.
1, an update to its post production tool for photographers that runs natively on both Intel- and PowerPC-based Macs.