Today, I downloaded latest macOS Monterey, and build a usb boot drive, after install and reboot, screen shows firmware problems.
I edited smbios file, from iMac Pro 1,1 , iMac ……, all the same.
It stuck at firmware update.Also checked bios release date 09052021.
Maybe something broken...
[SUCCESS] How to install to X79 X99 C600 and other X series like X299 even AMD platform , laptop
Before begin, my English is pretty basic, please don't mind.
First, this is my server
｜PCIe 16X slot 1
｜PCIe 8X slot 2
｜PCIe 8X slot 3
Riser card 1
｜PCIe 16X slot 4
I have met this problem, make sure you change the right port.
As my IBM X3550 M4 mezzanine card, it doesn’t show 2 ports, but 3 ports with strange port name.
Actually is two port, not 3, maybe port 1 and port3 is the right port.
Or you should rollback, and try to...
[Guide] How to Mac an IBM Server X3550M4 to run Mojave
X79 C602 - E5-2620 V2 - E5-2680 V2
My new toy is an IBM server X3550 M4, 8 2.5” bays. It’s a 1U server, and the noise is very loud. I want to use it as a Google drive backup server, and don’t want to use Windows system.
It’s very cheap...
Thank you again , appreciate
Since Eeupdate64e.efi can not change device ID, I use ethtool to modify, boot into windows, it’s really i210, then I boot into Hackintosh mojave, it works.
I’m so happy.
My new powerful Mac
IBM X3550 M4
It’s cheap, but noise.....
What if I modify device ID with ethtool?
From intel documents
2.21 Can the Subsystem PCI ID be changed in the I210/I211?
Yes. The device, sub-device, and sub-vendor ID’s can be changed. The device ID is a protected field and cannot be changed without loading a new signed...
For those who wants backup eeprom or rollback eeprom, under is my method.
How to restore eeprom, I wrote above, but one important thing, binary file from ethtool command is smaller than real, cause some problems.
Here is my recommendation :
Boot to UEFI as I wrote, then follow these steps.
1)Eeupdate64e.efi -nic=X /DUMP
X is your card...
[hackintoshi] How to rescue intel netcard, if broken eeprom as modify to smalltree under Linux.
Thanks to this guide, I made 2 intel 10Gbe worked.
this guide must under UEFI boot.