LFS on Mac OS X anyone?

David Ayers fogey at mindspring.com
Wed Jan 8 16:50:42 PST 2003

On Wed, 8 Jan 2003 08:24:27 -0800 
Condon Thomas A KPWA <tcondon at kpt.nuwc.navy.mil> wrote:

> David Ayers <mailto:fogey at mindspring.com> typed thusly on Wednesday,
> January 08, 2003 6:34 AM:
> >>> Has anyone tried installing LFS on Mac OS X?
> >> 
> >> Do you mean install it on the same partition as mac osx or do you
> >mean> on a g3/g4 machine that also happens to have an osx partition?
> >I 
> > 
> > I'm looking at the new 17" laptop that Apple just announced, which I
> > presume has an osx partition. I also see they have announced X11
> > beta for mac.
> Check out QLI:
> http://www.qlilinuxpc.com/products/apple/powerbook.html
> They will put Linux on a PowerBook (including the 17") for you.
> I know this isn't LFS, but since you need a Linux distro to start
> with, this would provide that ability.  You may be able to get them to
> create the LFS partition (with nothing on it) while they partition the
> disk.
> In Harmony's Way, and In A Chord,
> Tom  :-})

Thanks for the link, Tom. My lust for the new PowerBook is waning
somewhat. I may wait for the next full moon. ;)

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