Supportability Q&A about IBM Notes and macOS Mojave (OS X 10.14.x)
This technote contains questions and answers pertaining to installing and running IBM Notes on Apple's macOS Mojave (OS X 10.14.x).
** For related technotes about other OS X versions, refer to the Index of Supportability Q&A technotes for Notes and OS X and Windows (technote 1998488) **
Q1. Does IBM Notes support Apple's macOS Mojave (aka OS X 10.14)?
Yes. IBM supports OS X 10.14 commencing with the release of macOS Mojave on September 24th, 2018. Please apply either either 10.0.1 or for 9.0.1 the latest IF (901IF16 or higher) to resolve the crash issue covered under the Known Issues section of this document.
IBM recommends applying the latest Fix Pack and Interim Fix available to benefit from the latest features and enhancements. Please see Q3 for a link to the download Technote.
Q2. What versions of Notes are supported on macOS Mojave?
- Notes Mac 64-bit 10.0.1 or Notes MAC 64-bit 9.0.1 IF16 and higher
- IBM Client Application Access (ICAA) is also supported. ICAA for Mac 64-bit is a lightweight solution that helps clients who want to move to a browser-based interface for email (IBM SmartCloud Notes web, IBM Verse, or iNotes), while continuing to work with existing Notes and Domino applications on-premises.
Q3. I'm already at Notes 9.0.1 64-bit, where can I download 9.0.1 Interim Fix 16 or higher?
See this document for a list of fixes and download links for Notes 9.0.1 64-bit Interim Fixes.
Q4. Where can I download the latest IBM Notes 9.0.1 64-bit (revised March 2018) or the Mac 64-bit API Toolkit (released in 2015)?
Notes 9.0.1 64-bit was released in 2015 and then revised on 9 March 2018 to address an OS X 10.13 install issue. It is available from IBM Passport Advantage Online, Partner downloads, and in IBM Connections Cloud for SmartCloud Notes customers (see below table for more information) on availability and part #'s.
|IBM Notes 10.0.1 MAC 64 BIT English||CNXK6EN||Released 12/18/2018|
|IBM NOTES 9.0.1 MAC 64 BIT English||CNQY7EN||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese||CNQY8ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Japanese and Korean||CNQY9ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT French, Brazilian Portuguese and Spanish||CNQZ0ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Italian and German||CNQZ1ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Danish and Dutch||CNQZ2ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish||CNQZ3ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Polish and Russian||CNQZ4ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
|IBM Notes 9.0.1 Mac 64 BIT Portuguese and Turkish||CNQZ5ML||Revised 3/9/2018|
IBM Connections Cloud and IBM SmartCloud Notes customers can download Notes 9.0.1 64-bit. See the following document and use the part numbers above: FAQ: Software downloads for IBM SmartCloud Notes customers.
In addition to Passport advantage or partner downloads, anyone can download the toolkit from the IBM Software Download site as follows:
API Toolkit Download Instructions:
1. Go to the IBM C API Toolkit for Notes/Domino 9.0.1 API Download
2. Navigate through to download the following:
IBM C API Toolkit for Notes/Domino 9.0.1 Mac 64 bit English - C_API_TKT_NOTDOM901_64b_MACEN.zip(18 MB)
Q5. Are there any known issues?
SPR #IFBTB4QLEJ is in MAC 64-bit 901IF16 and higher. This fixes a Notes Client crash on the new Mojave OS.
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|IBM Client Application Access||Install/Setup||Mac OS, OS X||9.0.1||Social Edition, 64-bit|
More support for:
Software version: 9.0.1.x
Operating system(s): Mac OS, OS X
Software edition: 64-bit, Social Edition
Reference #: 0732647
Modified date: 20 December 2018