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Originally Posted by daveed View Post
I will be installing Adobe CS4 (Pshop, Illustrator, etc.) in my PowerPC G5 but the CS4 requirement means I have to upgrade the OS, which is still at 10.3.9. CS4 requires Mac OS X v10.4.1110.5.4. But I'm confused about which version to get. I know I cannot put in Snow Leopard so I asked my reseller who said they don't sell old Leopard- I have to buy it on Ebay or Amazon. OSX 10.5 is trading for about $150 on Ebay, but there are "upgrade" versions and "full retail" versions, some say they are only for intel processors- which one do I get? Maybe I should just get Tiger? Thanks!
As long as CS4 can use 10.4 (Tiger)...then you can get either 10.4 or 10.5.

As far as the disks...as far as I know you need the full retail version of either 10.4 or 10.5...either of these OS versions are selling for $100+ on eBay...and like you said even as high as $150.

I'm not really aware of any upgrade versions for 10.4 or 10.5.

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