LumberJocks

Sketchup and OSX Lion

  • Advertise with us

« back to Designing Woodworking Projects forum

Forum topic by Slacker posted 11-24-2011 03:29 AM 721 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Slacker's profile

Slacker

178 posts in 2420 days


11-24-2011 03:29 AM

Mac and Sketchup users… it has been reported elsewhere that OSX Lion and Sketchup dont play well together. I am using Snow Leopard and would really like to upgrade to Lion, but wont if it will cause problems with Sketchup.

Does anyone know of any problems with this combination?

-- Adapt, improvise, overcome


4 replies so far

View roundguy's profile

roundguy

61 posts in 1404 days


#1 posted 11-24-2011 03:52 AM

I’ve opened a few files since I upgraded and haven’t seen any problems so far. I’m planning on drawing some stuff up this weekend, so I’ll post if I have any problems.

View Neight's profile

Neight

112 posts in 1112 days


#2 posted 11-24-2011 03:57 AM

thanks for posting this, I just downloaded sketchup and am hoping to upgrade to lion sooner than later. it will be good to know ahead of time if there are issues

-- Work consists of whatever a body is OBLIGED to do, and Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do. -Mark Twain

View PurpLev's profile

PurpLev

8476 posts in 2368 days


#3 posted 11-24-2011 04:06 AM

I’ve heard it was running into some issues related to plugins mostly, but still a bit finicky. FWIW I have people using my plugins on Lion without any issues (that I know of) so I think it’s fairly safe to go with Lion. they will be coming up with updates for the OS periodically either way.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

View roundguy's profile

roundguy

61 posts in 1404 days


#4 posted 11-27-2011 07:08 AM

I’ve drawn quite a bit over the last few days and haven’t had any problems, except some layer/grouping weirdness. I think this might be more my fault than Sketchup though.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase