The download size is 2.x GB.
However, for another Hackintosh machine, after the 2.x GB downloaded, it complains preparing failure.
Then it download the full 12.x GB image and update successfully too.
I use a USB spdif connected to my receiver.
If you also want to monitor the CPU utilization or temperature, please use FakeSMC3 with plugin. The VirtualSMC and SMCDellSensor is broken for T7910. You can see the CPU's utilisation but no temperature. To Make his worse, he SMCDellSensors also...
I have tried the link without luck.
My computer is T7910 with Dual 2650v3. During the boot (Monterey), I stuck at "AppleACPICpu". Then I add "cpus = 1", it passed this part. Then it stuck at "PCI Config Begin"...
Would you mind share your EFI so I can have a try?
I have updated my BIOS...
Dell UP2715K, Lenovo S30 Workstation, Intel Xeon 2697v2, 64MB RAM, Sapphire Pulse RADEON RX 580, macOS Mojave 10.14.
The Radeon card replaced my old nVidia GTX960 since there's no WebDriver for macOS Mojave.
I have a modified DSDT which rename the graphics card's name according...
The root cause is APFS does TRIM all the free space while booting.
That might take some time for some third party disks.
SSD needs implementing "background TRIMing" to make things done fast.
And I know some SSD simply doing FAKE TRIMMING if it cannot finish the task within a time period.