I have a sinking feeling that assuming i buy the proper adapter, my macbook won't power the new 27" cinema display I just bought. I'm running OSX .5.8 right now.
If the 27" is the thunderbolt version it can only be connectted to a computer with a thunderbolt port. Thus it cannot be conneccted to a 2008 macbook pro.
Confusing Mini DisplayPort with Thunderbolt
FWIW apple still sells the mini-displayport version of the 27".
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