mac OS X .... in a VM‽
written December 22, 2020 // 1 min read
You may be thinking “Why is OS X so intresting?” Well this is intresting because it's running by a VM!
Firstly, you may be asking yourselves “Why would you do this?” or “What is the point of this?”.
The point is, I can, so why not‽
Moving on, how?
First, I installed the “Update to Catalina” app on my dad's MacBook Pro. I then followed a guide to transform this app into an .iso image.
Then, I installed VirtualBox, and an expansion for it, to allow me to edit some characteristics of the VMs.
I tricked the VM into thinking it was an iMac, and then installed OS X Catalina onto it.
I then spent a while messing around with drivers to get internet bridging up.
Once that was working, I updated to Big Sur. That was supprisingly easy!
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