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What do you think the next Mac OS X will be called? I have a few suggestions:

Cheetah - because it will be faster than anything we've ever seen.

Sabertooth - because it will be unlike anything on this planet.

Or Ocelot - because it is just fun to say.

What do you think?

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What do you think the next Mac OS X will be called? I have a few suggestions:

Cheetah - because it will be faster than anything we've ever seen.
Already been done: Mac OS X - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

And so has this thread topic:

Name Mac OS X 10.5

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/any...os-10-6-a.html

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What do you think the next Mac OS X will be called? I have a few suggestions:

Cheetah - because it will be faster than anything we've ever seen.

Sabertooth - because it will be unlike anything on this planet.

Or Ocelot - because it is just fun to say.

What do you think?
They already used "Cheetah" that was Mac OS 10.0!

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It won't be cheetah, its already been used - Mac OS X v10.0 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

EDIT: Nick beat me to it.

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It won't be cheetah, its already been used - Mac OS X v10.0 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

EDIT: Nick beat me to it.
No, I beat both of you to it.

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So, has the name "Cheetah" already been used?


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No, I beat both of you to it.
Yeah...you were pretty fast on that one...beat me by a few seconds!

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Ok, so I didn't do my research. Replace cheetah with, um...cougar?

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So, has the name "Cheetah" already been used?
I'm still a little confused as to whether it's been used.

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What to name the next Mac OS...

What about "THUNDERCAT"...Yuck, yuck, yuck!!



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I know one of the MacWorld writers once referred to 10.6 as Lynx, probably about a year ago...as in, "When Lynx (10.6) comes out..." or something. Wish I could find that issue!!!
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Is it time to move to 11.0?

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Is it time to move to 11.0?
Not unless we've run out of cat names!

Maybe with 11.0 is will be "dogs"...woof woof!

- 11.0 "Poodle"
- 11.1 "****shu" (can I say ****shu )
- 11.2 "Pinscher"
- 11.3 "Beagle"
- 11.4 "Pug"
- 11.5 "Spitz"
- 11.6 "Terrier"

Doesn't seem to have the "meow" as the cat names!

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