[nycbug-talk] HFS+ in FreeBSD

Kit Halsted kit at kithalsted.com
Fri Jan 26 00:28:24 EST 2007

Have you got access to any Apple gear with USB 2.0? I'd suggest a USB 
2.0 to SATA + IDE (2.5 / 3.5 / 5.25") Cable Adapter from geeks.com.


Cheap, effective, & useful for other situations as well.

At 11:34 PM -0500 1/25/07, Charles Sprickman wrote:
>Hi all,
>Long story, but I've recently had both my iBook and my G5 tower die.
>No biggie for the most part since the iBook was not expected to live much
>longer so I got a deal ($1300) on a CoreDuo MacBook Pro.
>However I'm now looking at an SATA disk with an Apple partition table and
>an HFS+ FS on it.  I have no functioning Apple gear with an SATA port.  I
>have one 1U server (temporarily) running FreeBSD 6.2 with SATA ports.
>I want to pull a few files (like my accounting system stuff with the last
>few weeks of billing) off the drive...
>Any quickie ideas?

Kit Halsted
Computers & Networking
kit at kithalsted.com

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