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Mac OS X: Using Fink

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Fink is a project that brings open source software to the Mac OS. That's a bit of a generalization, of course, because Mac OS X is already based on open source software and ships with quite a bit of open source software pre-installed. It would probably be more accurate to say that Fink brings more open source software to the Mac OS. Fink is necessary because the Mac OS X environment isn't quite right for compiling many open source packages as is. So, the Fink team does the heavy lifting, and we get the benefit.
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 read more | mail this link | score:7660 | -Ray, February 25, 2005 (Updated: April 26, 2012)
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