ColdFusion MX on Mac OS X, Part 2
Subject:   What about YellowDog Linux?
Date:   2002-07-12 07:48:58
From:   pablo2001
I got an email from Macromedia tech support telling me that my best bet for accessing ColdFusion on a Mac was to install YellowDog Linux. Do you have any perspective on this?
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  • What about YellowDog Linux?
    2002-07-24 06:08:27  dicklacara [View]

    Haven't used YDL in a while.

    As far as I know, YDL shares a computer with OS X -- each available (exclusively) with an alternate boot.

    YDL is not a supported platform for CFMX, so you would still need to install on a supported platform (such as Emulated RH Linux). Then you would need to port to YDL (similar to the port to OS X).

    I don't know which, YDL or OS X, would be the better platform.

    I see no advantage in running CFMX on YDL, unless for some other reason you need to run YDL and not OS X.