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Author WardsParadox
Recipients Marc.Culler, Nythepegasus, WardsParadox, culler, enki1711, epaine, guydestefano, lukasz.langa, miss-islington, mlierley, ned.deily, pablogsal, robotson, ronaldoussoren, serhiy.storchaka, terry.reedy, thesamesam, wordtech
Date 2021-11-04.16:33:06
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If you use the older methods to detect OSVersion, Monterey will also
identify as 10.16. iirc there’s an environment variable to enable or
disable that.

On Thu, Nov 4, 2021 at 7:54 AM Marc Culler <> wrote:

> Marc Culler <> added the comment:
> According to wikipedia, it was only the Big Sur beta that identified
> itself as 10.16.  (And I observed this with the beta).  But the release
> and, I think, the later Big Sur betas stopped doing that.
> But I did eventually find a page showing a tweet that "documents" this
> behavior:
> I guess obscure tweets have replaced documentation.
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