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I have a small question about dual booting Mac OSX on my AMD machine (I don't wnat anybody to go into details about how to get something or anything just a simple barely even related question) Is it possible to dual boot with windows on a AMD Machine, not intel which is what i always see but amd. I just want this simple question answered
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You got a link for it being installed on an intel ?
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There is a version of OS X that does run on a pc, my friend tried it but couldn't get it to work successfully. I'm pretty sure the OS X and windows xp dual boot only works on intel macs.
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yer it does . There are loads of Illegal Guides on teh net but im not going to help you find one am i
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post #5 of 17
I can tell you that it is _possible_ to run OS X on a cpu much like mine. I assume yours has SSE3, so it should be possible for you, too.


Even if it doesn't have SSE2 it would be probably be *possible*. I'm going to tell you not to install it though...legal reasons say it's a no-no.
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post #6 of 17
OSX requires SSE1 and SSE2, SSE3 is not neccesary but it might pitch a fit/perform very slowly if you don't have it.

So yes, it is possible for you to install OSX on your system.
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post #7 of 17
This is NOT illegal as long as you own a license to Mac OSX. As in go buy it at the store.:
Site:
http://wiki.osx86project.org/

Here is the actual Guide:
http://wiki.osx86project.org/wiki/in...llation_Guides
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post #8 of 17
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again not asking for links, and if anybodys wondering I found a confirming site and it is as Chipp says, sse1 and sse2 are necessary but sse3 needs a few extra configurations. I should be done tomorrow, won't say anything more for the legality of this subject
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post #9 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by dex100
again not asking for links, and if anybodys wondering I found a confirming site and it is as Chipp says, sse1 and sse2 are necessary but sse3 needs a few extra configurations. I should be done tomorrow, won't say anything more for the legality of this subject
Good luck!

I'd have had OSX on my system long ago if I had SSE2...
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post #10 of 17
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damned 2800 barton (I used to have one) with there wonky .5 multis eh? and no sse2 is a shame... You know what this means Chipp..... UPGRADE TIME!!!! always good to have some excuse
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