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Re: [electronicmusic-152] Mac Pro discount?

From: user 6.
Sent on: Friday, October 24, 2008 4:05 PM
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I'd avoid Pystar. They're pretty shady. If you invest a little time  
buying the right hardware you can do it yourself pretty easily.

-n

On Oct 24, 2008, at 3:27 PM, josh hinden wrote:

> they settled with pystar
> On Oct 24, 2008, at 3:22 PM, Adam wrote:
>
>> If you aren't so excited about the technical aspects of installing  
>> OSX on your own machine, you can also try Psystar, at  
>> www.psystar.com.  Might want to get there quick before they get  
>> sued into oblivion. 0_o
>>
>>
>> --- On Fri, 10/24/08, Nathan Ramella <[address removed]> wrote:
>>
>>> From: Nathan Ramella <[address removed]>
>>> Subject: Re: [electronicmusic-152­] Mac Pro discount?
>>> To: [address removed]
>>> Date: Friday, October 24, 2008, 8:54 PM
>>> If you buy a copy of Leopard ($[masked])
>>>
>>> Then find a copy of iATKOS4i from the internet and install
>>> it on
>>> compatible PC hardware.
>>>
>>> That's a pretty good discount, and an ethically grey
>>> method of
>>> supporting OSX while running it on the hardware of your
>>> choice.
>>>
>>> -n
>>>
>>> (For the record, I own 3 MacBook Pros, I've paid apple
>>> their due.. Had
>>> a PC running Vista and converted it, haven't had any
>>> problems with it,
>>> would have had to spend $8k to get an equivalent  Mac Pro
>>> otherwise..
>>> So until I save up for the real deal, my cheap knockoff is
>>> pretty good)
>>>
>>> I'll eventually get an authentic Mac Pro, but.. economy
>>> is too dodgy
>>> right now to commit that kind of money to anything except a
>>> mattress
>>> to stuff the remaining cash in.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Oct 24, 2008, at 1:23 PM, Blue Fire wrote:
>>>
>>>> Anybody out there in Cyberland who could turn me on to
>>> a discount on
>>>> a Mac Pro?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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