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can a MAC OS be used on a AMD computer?

by Odoital / July 27, 2008 1:30 AM PDT

Hi i am not an expert on PCs but i know that Mac made there OS so that viruses can't get in and thats what im looking to do for my new PC, and i was also wondering if Linux is made that way 2 i think it is buti want to be sure.

If any1 has and answer for me or any suggestions on what i can try in terms of an OS i would greatly appreciate it.

P.S. The PC i am building is a gaming PC.

THX Happy

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Sorry. No.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 27, 2008 1:54 AM PDT

Apple limits their OS and license to their machines which are not offered with AMD CPUs. There are hacks to get MACOSX on non-apply hardware but because this is a violation of the agreements you make with Apple to use their OS any discussion about such can result in a lock or if the post is egregious.
Bob

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by Odoital / July 27, 2008 3:06 AM PDT
In reply to: Sorry. No.

Would u know 4 sure if Linux is made to prevent viruses? and maybe what version i should use? I have only used RedHat but don't know to much about it.

THX again

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Looking for such a virus...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 27, 2008 3:15 AM PDT
In reply to: ic

I can't find any current linux viruses. Since I can't find such what does that tell us?

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by Odoital / July 27, 2008 5:42 AM PDT

I quess that means there r none.

THX

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