Justin Nolan of 360hacker.net claims to have installed Apple’s Mac OS X on his Sony Vaio laptop and got it running successfully in less than twelve hours. And he’s posted instructions and videos online.
Nolan writes, “First of all, you can’t install OS X on a new partition, it needs its own drive. For this guide I’m installing it on my Sony Vaio TR2A. Since I only have one harddrive, it means I’m wiping windows and all my files in the process. You can easily follow the same steps but instead install it on a second hard drive in your PC. Here is how I have succesfully installed OS X x86 NATIVELY on my laptop!”
Nolan writes, “First of all, I think your CPU needs at LEAST sse2. For Rosetta and to get iTunes and other PowerPC apps working, you need sse3. My Vaio has a Pentuim M, so no Rosetta for me. Everything else works. I’m posting this from the OS X x86 port of Firefox.”
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