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leopard might actually be awesome

I'm always grouchy about new OS versions, but parts of this list at waffle prompted my first non-'eh' response to Leopard:

  • No more renegade printing apps. Previously, the rule about printing was that everything was in System Preferences, except if it wasn’t. Now that’s not the case - nearly everything is easily reachable from the Print & Fax panel.
  • Printing on the whole sucks way less. In a move about 5 years late, Page Setup is no more. It has ceased to be and gone to meet the great new Print panel in the sky, where it joins reasonable presets and an active preview with page flipping. Bravo.
  • No more Internet Connect either - it too is in the System Preferences network panel.
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