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    Dell XPS 8500 Mountain Lion install


    New to this. Boots nicely from USB using "GraphicsEnabler=No" as a boot param. System Information seems to find most everything and networking works.

    Used Chimera to make my drive (an Agility 3 OCZ 60gig SSD) bootable, but I get a kernel panic trying to boot from it. I imagine there are boot params that I'll need to figure out to get it to run?

    Should I wait for Multibeast? Any thoughts or experiences would be appreciated.

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    Dell XPS 8500 Mountain Lion install


    Nvm, I've solved it after reading this thread. Guide: Dell XPS 8500
    Last edited by ernmin; 10-27-2012 at 06:17 AM.

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