mounting Mac OS .dmg files?

Christoph Kukulies kuku at
Sat Nov 22 06:02:31 PST 2008

Dag-Erling Smørgrav schrieb:
> Christoph Kukulies <kuku at> writes:
>> Since the underlying OS of Mac OS is FreeBSD
> It isn't, as someone else pointed out, and hence...
Always thought that at some point in time it was derived from an earlier 
version of FreeBSD (4.x)

>> I'm wondering whether itr is possible to mount a .dmg file as it is
>> used in Apple software distribution for the Mac OS. I would like to
>> install an Apple iPhone configuration utility on my FreeBSD box
>> (iPhoneConfigurationUtility.dmg).
> ...Mac OS applications won't run on FreeBSD, so there's no point in even
> trying.

It may be some java stuff. I'm not sure though since I didn't peek into 
the dmg-file yet.

Thanks anyway,


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