10.6.8 help

Discussion in 'Snow Leopard Desktop Support' started by Jrpsk8er, Sep 26, 2011.

  1. Jrpsk8er

    Jrpsk8er

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    Mobo:
    GA-X58A-UD5
    CPU:
    i7 930 - 2.8Ghz
    Graphics:
    Nvidia GeForce 9800 GTX
    Sep 26, 2011 #1
    Jrpsk8er

    Jrpsk8er

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    i7 930 - 2.8Ghz
    Graphics:
    Nvidia GeForce 9800 GTX
    Hi,
    i have been trying to upgrade my hackintosh for a few months now sadly i have not been able to get a good install. :(

    Motherboard:GA-X58A-UD5
    CPU: i7-930 2.8Ghz
    Graphic Card: PNY Nvidia 9800 GTX 512MB
    Ram: 6GB 1600mhz

    The only issue i have right now is that i can not use my hdmi output of my graphic card to show image. i have to use vga connection to get get any image or but to mac os 10.6.8.

    1. I install mac os 10.6.3 using iboot 3.1.1.1

    2. update to 10.6.8 combo

    3. ran multibeast 3.9 (install the following)
    —> UserDSDT
    —> System Utilities -> SELECT ALL
    —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Kexts & Enablers -> Audio -> Realtek ALC8XX -> ALC8XXHDA
    —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Kexts & Enablers -> Audio -> Realtek ALC8XX -> AppleHDA Rollback
    —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Kexts & Enablers -> Disk -> JMicron36x (aka GSATA) -> JMicron36xSATA
    —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Kexts & Enablers -> Miscellaneous -> FakeSMC
    —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Kexts & Enablers -> Miscellaneous -> FakeSMC Plugins
    —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Kexts & Enablers -> Miscellaneous -> USB 3.0 – NEC/Renesas
    —> Network -> Linx2Mac’s RealtekRTL81xx Ethernet —> Drivers & Bootloaders -> Bootloaders -> Chimera v1.5.4 r1394
    —> OSx86 Software -> Select All
    —> Customization -> Boot Options -> 64-bit Apple Boot Screen
    —> Customization -> Boot Options -> PCI Root UID Fix
    —> Customization -> System Definitions -> Mac Pro -> MacPro 3,1
    —> Customization -> Themes -> tonymacx86 Remixed


    4.install Official NVIDIA Drivers (from the downloads) http://www.tonymacx86.com/viewforum.php?f=125

    5. i have to boot by using "-f"

    Hardware Overview:

    Model Name: Mac Pro
    Model Identifier: MacPro3,1
    Processor Name: Intel Core i7
    Processor Speed: 2.83 GHz
    Number Of Processors: 1
    Total Number Of Cores: 4
    L2 Cache (per core): 256 KB
    L3 Cache: 8 MB
    Memory: 6 GB
    Processor Interconnect Speed: 4.8 GT/s
    Boot ROM Version: MultiBeast.tonymacx86.com
    SMC Version (system): 1.30f3
    Serial Number (system): G88451235J4
    Hardware UUID: 0F526ADD-E7C8-5247-A3B0-FB1B5E6174AE

    GeForce 9800 GTX+:

    Chipset Model: GeForce 9800 GTX+
    Type: GPU
    Bus: PCIe
    Slot: Slot-1
    PCIe Lane Width: x16
    VRAM (Total): 512 MB
    Vendor: NVIDIA (0x10de)
    Device ID: 0x0613
    Revision ID: 0x00a2
    ROM Revision: 62.92.89.00.51
    Displays:
    Display Connector:
    Status: No Display Connected
    DELL ST2310:
    Resolution: 1152 x 864 @ 75 Hz
    Pixel Depth: 32-Bit Color (ARGB8888)
    Display Serial Number: P480R9BC0Y4L
    Main Display: Yes
    Mirror: Off
    Online: Yes
    Rotation: Supported

    My smbios.plist is
    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
    <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
    <plist version="1.0">
    <dict>
    <key>Kernel</key>
    <string>mach_kernel</string>
    <key>Kernel Flags</key>
    <string>npci=0x2000 PCIRootUID=1</string>
    <key>GraphicsEnabler</key>
    <string>Yes</string>
    <key>Timeout</key>
    <string>2</string>
    <key>Legacy Logo</key>
    <string>Yes</string>
    <key>EthernetBuiltIn</key>
    <string>Yes</string>
    </dict>
    </plist>

    Plz help me
    thank you
     
  2. Going Bald

    Going Bald Moderator

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    Mobo:
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    Graphics:
    Sapphire HD5770
    Mac:
    iMac, MacBook Pro, Mac mini
    Classic Mac:
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    Sep 26, 2011 #2
    Going Bald

    Going Bald Moderator

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    Mobo:
    GA-X58A-UD7 Rev.1 BIOS F7
    CPU:
    i7-920
    Graphics:
    Sapphire HD5770
    Mac:
    iMac, MacBook Pro, Mac mini
    Classic Mac:
    iMac
    On 10.6 you should not need either the npci flag or the PCIRoot flag on an X58A-UD5.
    In your boot.plist, try changing

    <key>Kernel Flags</key>
    <string>npci=0x2000 PCIRootUID=1</string>

    to

    <key>Kernel Flags</key>
    <string></string>

    and see if that improves matters.
     

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