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Hackintosh

Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:06 am

Hi,

Has anybody made a Hackintosh using BIBM? Initially, I hope to install
the OS in VirtualBox, but would ideally like to install it into a
primary partition on my MBR disk. I have already downloaded the
necessary OS files (Niresh images) and would just like to liaise with
a fellow BIBM users who has achieved this.
--
Cheers,

DrT

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** resist the temptation to beat the living daylights
** out of someone who richly deserves it.

Re: Hackintosh

Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:16 pm

years ago it wasn't uncommon, with the new gpt requirement it may not work
out well.

"DrTeeth" wrote in message news:14576@public.bootitbm...

Hi,

Has anybody made a Hackintosh using BIBM? Initially, I hope to install
the OS in VirtualBox, but would ideally like to install it into a
primary partition on my MBR disk. I have already downloaded the
necessary OS files (Niresh images) and would just like to liaise with
a fellow BIBM users who has achieved this.
--
Cheers,

DrT

** Stress - the condition brought about by having to
** resist the temptation to beat the living daylights
** out of someone who richly deserves it.

Re: Hackintosh

Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:58 pm

On Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:16:07 PST, just as I was about to take a herb,
"TeraByte Support" disturbed my
reverie and wrote:

>years ago it wasn't uncommon, with the new gpt requirement it may not work
>out well.

Many of the images have been patched so that the install will work and
go smoothly. It should be just as easy as installing Windows.

All I really need to know is:-
1) Are there any differences between a windows install and the OS X
install?
and
2) What type of partition should be created?

The install into a VirtualBox machine did not work as it stalled at
approx 80% with 2 minutes to go. I would ideally like to have
completed that successfully as it should show up anything that could
surprise/panic me.
--
Cheers,

DrT

"If you want to find out what is wrong
with democracy, spend five minutes with
the average voter." - Winston Churchill
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