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I've got a HP Mini 1000 that I'm attempting to turn into a Hackintosh.

At the moment I don't have an external drive handy, so I'm trying to be clever.

Basically, is there some way to take a bootable CD image of Mac OS X and use it to boot over the network? I can get PXE to boot into WindowsPE just fine.


Come to think of it, if there's just some way to take a bootable disk and use it for network booting that would work just as well.

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This might work, although it's not very easy. However, it would be much easier to just use a normal USB stick that's large enough to hold the image; you can find out more about this here.

As a side note, the steps used to manage installing from a USB stick or from the network drive in no way break the Mac OS X EULA or any other laws.

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Again. Well answered :) You seem to slip past that EULA thing quite well. –  Diago Sep 18 '09 at 9:30
    
Well, what can I say? I have a thing for EULAs, especially the Mac OS one. Why do you think I was so interested in this? :) –  alex Sep 18 '09 at 9:31

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