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Apple does not allow these Client OSes to be virtualized.With Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) onwards, Apple has changed their licensing agreement in regards to virtualization.

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Again, you'll need a Mac to sign and test your application and be in compliance with Apple's terms of use.

Phonegap is great, but you can't develop your app entirely on a Windows PC and then just sign it on the i Mac and hope for the best.

The first route requires modifying (or using a pre-modified) image of Leopard that can be installed on a regular PC.

This is not as hard as you would think, although your success/effort ratio will depend upon how closely the hardware in your PC matches that in Mac hardware - e.g.

Source: VMWare Knowledge Base OSX runs in a VM, so in theory it is possible. Getting networking support in a VM (I'm talking about VMWare) for OSX is extremely hard.

Also, the whole thing is going to be very slow, and I don't think it's a case of throwing RAM at [email protected] Palmer I wouldn't recommand this buy as the cheap Intel Core 2 Duo Mac Minis are slow and generally shipped without keyboard mouse.

Really the goal they are setting is unachievable in my view.

Also a lot of time they make you use Objective-C equivalent statements simply in another language.

You don't need much horse power to run the SDK and you can always sell it on later if you decide to stop development or buy a better Mac.

Update: You cannot create a Mac OS X Client virtual machine for OS X 10.6 and earlier.

And although Mr Valdez said it is a grey area (which it is), jailbreaking is incredibly easy and pretty much risk free.

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