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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Oh, I wish. I wish...
by MechaShiva on Fri 2nd Aug 2013 22:22 UTC
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If I could get Panic's wonderful binary newreader Unison to run on Linux, I'd probably have to offer up my first born son in recompense*.

*I only have my daughter at the moment and I plan on keeping her as long as possible. If I do have a son, all terms are subject to change without prior notification.

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