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    OSX on OQO?!?!
    Hey i was thinking of buying one of the older OQO personal portable computers off eBay for like $500ish but it runs Windows and I am a STRICTLY non-windows user and wondering if its possible to boot/mod/hack it to run OS X ?!?!?! HELP!!!
    -CraigNB

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    The short answer .... no. Is it against our forum rules to even discuss this ....Yes.

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    Apparently you can run Linux on it (Ubuntu, I think) so if you don't want Windows you don't have to have it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pulse-8 View Post
    The short answer .... ....Yes.

    hmmm.....
    -CraigNB

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    NO, it cannot be done.
    If you don't want to run Windows, then you can run Linux in one of its many incarnations.
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