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Oct 17, 2012, 05:23 PM
Does anybody know whether client Macs running Mountain Lion are able to interact with, and be managed by, a server running Snow Leopard server?

Oct 18, 2012, 09:26 AM
It depends on what you mean by "interact with"...DNS, DHCP etc will work.

But managed? No, I don't think so since the MCX/package changed.

MLS now supports DHCP again (as of 10.8.2)

Oct 19, 2012, 07:49 AM
Yes, I can assure you it works I have done this at the school I work at. MCX works, I have run into no problems with compatibility at all.

Oct 19, 2012, 09:46 AM
I have a Mountain Lion client (upgraded from Lion) which is bound to a Snow Leopard Server machine for its Mobile Home Folder. It works as well as it ever did. :-)