Thread: OSX on custom machine
05-12-2009, 12:14 PM #1
OSX on custom machine
- Member Since
- May 12, 2009
I know that Apple has disclaimers and what not protecting their software, but...
The disclaimer states "hardware must be branded with Apple logo"
Does this mean a sticker on the external case will suffice? Even if it means that every piece of hardware (HD, RAM, etc) must bear the logo, that CAN be done.
Does anyone have any experience with this?
I not out to break any laws, but I do want to custom build a MacPro equivalent machine.
05-12-2009, 01:20 PM #2
- Member Since
- Oct 10, 2004
- 3.4 Ghz i7 27 in iMac (2012), 3.4 Ghz i7 MacBook Pro (2015), iPad Pro (2014), iPhone 6+
The disclaimer means the hardware must be manufactured by or under license from Apple. Period. You can probably do what you want but you may run into issues with upgrades etc, and you will be in violation of the OSX EULA.
Discussion of this here will be severely limited.
05-12-2009, 02:06 PM #3__________________________________________________
Posting and YOU|Forum Community Guidelines|The Apple Product Cycle|Forum Courtesy
mac: a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
MAC: a data communication protocol sub-layer, also known as the Media Access Control
Mac: a brand name which covers several lines of personal computers designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc.
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By mriganka in forum OS X - Development and DarwinReplies: 3Last Post: 03-01-2014, 01:49 PM
By smills98823 in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 1Last Post: 03-27-2009, 05:28 PM
By Dubhead in forum Switcher HangoutReplies: 4Last Post: 04-18-2008, 09:02 AM
By jonnyd in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 4Last Post: 12-12-2007, 06:02 PM
By djlee12 in forum Schweb's LoungeReplies: 5Last Post: 01-30-2006, 12:23 AM