The dongle arrived in a reasonable sized box, though of course this being a mini-USB dongle the package still seems a little bit excessive:
After fighting with the box for a few minutes, you can see just how small it is in my hand:
As I suspected Windows 7 nor OSX Lion saw the device straight off, but the package contained a CD with the drivers on for a variety of OS’s and bitnesses… including OSX. The driver was for OSX 10.6, but still works in 10.7.
After installing in OSX a restart was required, then I connected to my home wireless network in just a few seconds:
Now I’m all set for a week of OSX.