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[SLUG] Re: Osirix software port required MacOS-X to Linux
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- Subject: [SLUG] Re: Osirix software port required MacOS-X to Linux
- From: Matthew Palmer <mpalmer@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 10:48:04 +1100
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On Wed, Dec 21, 2005 at 09:51:10AM +1100, Grant Parnell - EverythingLinux wrote:
> I couldn't find anything resembling ./configure or a Makefile and the dev
> page isn't very helpful unless you're using xcode.
> My Gut feeling... probably cheaper to buy a Mac - except he wants to
> deploy many times over, thus if it costs a few grand it's OK. The
Redoing the build system wouldn't be hard -- worst case, if it has to be
autoconfiscated, might be a day or so's work.
The *hard* bit is redoing all of the GUI code to work under Windows instead
of the Mac. It's a non-trivial operation. Tack an extra couple of zeros
onto your "few grand" and you'd probably be in the right ballpark.
A byte walks into a bar and orders a pint. Bartender asks him "What's
wrong?" The byte says "Parity error." Bartender nods and says "Yeah, I
thought you looked a bit off."