Ports on Macbook

Sean Cavanaugh Millenia2000 at hotmail.com
Sat Feb 28 07:25:29 PST 2009

From: "Bernt Hansson" <bernt at bah.homeip.net>
Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2009 9:32 AM
To: "FBSD UG" <freebsd at rgbaz.eu>
Cc: "freebsd-questions" <questions at freebsd.org>
Subject: Re: Ports on Macbook

> FBSD UG said the following on 2009-02-28 10:50:
>> On 27 feb 2009, at 13:39, Sergio de Almeida Lenzi wrote:
>>> Em Sex, 2009-02-27 às 14:45 +0300, zaa at zaa.pp.ru escreveu:
>>>> On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 03:04:09PM +0530, Nataraj S Narayan wrote:
>>>>> Hi
>>>>> I hear that Mac OS X and later ones are based on FreeBSD. My wife is
>>>>> planning to get a Macbook , which I don't quite approve. Mainly
>>>>> because we need to pay for any upgrade or new add ons.
>>> Hello...
>>> I use a free version of the Leopard based on darwin (freebsd6) named
>>> "hackintosh"  it is the google,
>>> it is free, and just works...
>>> You can even buy a "standard" notebook, and install.  I will transform
>>> the notebook in an
>>> apple leopard 10.
>> Tha's, ehm, quite illegal to say the least...
> Of course it isn't illegal. You can run any system you like on your own 
> hardware.

unless you actually READ the licensing on OSX that says It can only be 
installed on apple brand hardware 

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