Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 2nd Aug 2013 18:10 UTC, submitted by dylansmrjones
Linux From ZDnet:

Fancy running iWork on Linux? It may one day be possible courtesy of a project to get Apple OS X programs running on Linux-based operating systems.

Similar to how Wine allows Windows applications to run in Linux OS, the Darling project is trying to build a software compatibility layer to run OS X apps.

I obviously doubt the attainability of the project's goals, but this will be a fantastic coding experience for the programmers involved.

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Does not seem that hard
by dusanyu on Fri 2nd Aug 2013 20:07 UTC
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Implement cocoa on GNUstep and write a Darwin layer similar to BSD's Linux layer

Edited 2013-08-02 20:08 UTC

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