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MacOSX inside VirtualBox on a Ubuntu host

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Add the VirtualBox repository:
deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian natty contrib
(as described here: http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads)

Download the VirtualBox Extension Pack from here: http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads and add it into VirtualBox

During installation:

  • disable EFI
  • choose the legacy kernel

TODO:
shutdown freezes

References:
http://wiki.osx86project.org/wiki/index.php/Installation_Guides

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Written by azimout

01/05/2011 at 23:03

Posted in Howto

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  1. Do I need a CPU with Virtualisation Technology to do this? I have a Core 2 Duo E4300 which doesn’t have VT, and although I know it can install XP, I have read it will not work with Mac OS?

    Dáire

    02/05/2011 at 00:04

  2. I don’t know. My guess is it shouldn’t be required, but it will run much slower without it.

    azimout

    02/05/2011 at 08:13


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