Thanks for that information! I did not know that, but if the problem is already known, then I guess there is nothing I can add or help.
I will see if the soundcard I want to use on that machine works with original FW when it arrives and then decide if I need the patched firmware.
Thanks for your...
@CaseySJ I made some tests regarding the patched TB-Firmware and USB3-Hotplug on USBC-Ports:
With patched chip-FW:
-Hotplug not working with TB-SSDT from hackindrom.zapto.org
-Hotplug not working with TB-SSDT from Guy who confirmed working Hotplug without patched TB-chip
With original chip-FW...
I also used one of my Pis, it's perfect! Don't buy these cheap CH341A programmers, they often output 5V instead of the needed 3,3V. A Pi outputs only 3,3V guaranteed, so its a lot safer.
Also, a setup with a Pi is really useful because it can be connected over wifi/ethernet and you can log in...
Hello @CaseySJ and thanks for your answer.
You are right, most of the differences are before 0x3FFF, good to know that this makes no difference.
Now I am a bit confused that you also experience long POST-times up to 30 seconds!
Is your board also waiting at a specific number at the boards...
i have nearly exact the same setup as you (same RAM, GPU, Wifi+BT, only difference: my CPU is i9 10900K and I use Evo 970 SSD) and i wonder why you are able to boot so quick!
My board takes 25 seconds from opencore to login-screen and its stuck for about 3 seconds on something about...