Identify Mac Classic and MacOS X Machines

Rick Harrison harrison at
Mon May 27 15:37:01 EDT 2002

on 5/27/2002 3:27 PM, Jeanne A. E. DeVoto at jeanne at wrote:

> At 12:00 PM -0700 5/27/2002, Rick Harrison wrote:
>> I was looking at the "Platform" function
>> in Revolution.
>> For a Mac OS system it only returns MacOS
>> It doesn't distingush at all between
>> Classic and Mac OS X users.
>> Since some things are done quite differently,
>> I need to be able to figure out which Mac OS
>> is being used.
> You can check the systemVersion for this:
> if the platform is "MacOS" and the systemVersion >= 10 then
> -- is OS X system
> end if
> --
> Jeanne A. E. DeVoto ~ jeanne at


Thanks, I didn't see that function when I was looking
through the Rev Dictionary.

That will work just fine!

Rick Harrison

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