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Apple Silicon M1 chip?

asked 2020-11-11 21:26:13 +0100 gravatar image

updated 2020-11-15 08:33:10 +0100

FrédéricC gravatar image

I wonder if the code base for Sage will be recompiled for Apple's new M1 chip. Big Sur's XCode supposedly makes the task easy peasy. However, I doubt anything is easy when dealing with massively complex software. Although I am happy with my Intel-based MacBook Air, I will eventually need to upgrade to Apple Silicon. Any thoughts?

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Just give a try and tell us !

tmonteil gravatar imagetmonteil ( 2020-11-12 01:36:17 +0100 )edit

I would, but I don't own a new Apple M1 machine. gravatar ( 2020-11-12 13:59:51 +0100 )edit

You can also help by sponsoring sagemath, so that we can buy one of these new laptops :

FrédéricC gravatar imageFrédéricC ( 2020-11-13 08:48:41 +0100 )edit

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answered 2021-01-22 17:47:36 +0100

ivmartf gravatar image

Sage working perfectly in my M1 MacBook Pro running latest Big Sur update.

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Interesting! Hope you don't mind a couple of questions ;) How did you install it? Is it running natively or translated from Intel? Can you use jupyter notebooks in a browser? Did you run the tests to check whether it's really fully functional?

FMuro gravatar imageFMuro ( 2021-01-23 23:04:18 +0100 )edit

Just followed this: ( Installed ARM based latest python 3.9 + Intel Based Conda. Jupyter notebook working on safari too.

ivmartf gravatar imageivmartf ( 2021-01-24 14:00:32 +0100 )edit

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