Originally Posted by enigmahack
P.S. The kernel of Mac is loosely based on various versions of Unix and Linux, which is why the command prompt (terminal) and bootloader/bootcamp in Mac look exactly the same.
No, it is based on a Mac distro of linux called Darwin. This fact is continuously referenced in anything that requires access to the Darwin Kernel (which is still used by Mac OSX). Darwin/ OSX is Linux, just a much more evolved form.