Virtualize Raspberry Pi (i.e. ARM) on OS X using QEMU

Here’s how:

  • Install and upgrade Xcode to 4.3 or above.
  • Install the Xcode Command Line Tools (you can do this from within Xcode’s “Downloads” preference pane).
  • Install Homebrew, using the instructions here – http://brew.sh/
  • Force Homebrew to install version 1.1.0 of QEMU
    git checkout 2b7b4b3 Library/Formula/qemu.rb

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