I've never had a single problem on mac. I use OS X Lion.
I use heimdall instead of ODIN. I don't have to work hard, in fact, I personally believe it's easier since I don't have to worry about drivers and etc.
“If you find it hard to laugh at yourself, I would be happy to do it for you.”
-- Groucho Marx
Android Phones List
HTC DREAM- Feb 2009
CM6.1 Android 2.2.1 Froyo
Retired-Cracked LCD/Broken SD Reader
SAMSUNG SGH-T959V- Feb 2011
CyanogenMod 10.1 Android 4.2.2 | Aries | Test Build 22
Retired-Old(Very Laggy and No signal many times)
LG D280 Nexus 5 - November 2013
Purity Android 4.4.2
CM 10.1 Aries