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Ask OSNews: Hackintosh Legality
on Wed 30th Nov 2011 20:23 UTC
A reader asks: "Can someone comment on the legality of using my brother's old Snow Leopard DVD to install OS X? My brother has Lion, so why can't he choose to give it to me? It doesn't violate Apple's 1 license per 1 computer policy."
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RE: Depends on Jurisdiction
on Thu 1st Dec 2011 05:49 UTC in reply to "
Depends on Jurisdiction
The EULA language for OS X clearly prohibits the installation on non-Apple branded hardware
Just because it's in a EULA does not mean it's a legally valid and acceptable contract clause.
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