I've read through and tried many of the various fixes I could find in the search for fixing my shutdown issue with no luck.
Issue: macOS won't shutdown, reboot or shutdown attempts show panic image on boot saying OS was not cleanly shutdown/restarted.
Background: macOS El Captain was the...
Quick background my original build, it was from 2009 when a hackintosh article on the internet popularized tonymacx86. GA-UD3R, i7 930, Diamond ATI 5770 1GB and 64GB boot SSD, 2TB /Users HDD etc, following the recipe posted here, long while back. Also donated some $ to the cause but haven't...
Before new life came into my Mac desktop, I had an old G5. 2003 era PowerMac DP 2.0GHz 8GB, 32GB SSD and 1.5TB HDD and ATI X850XT with both a 22" ADC and 23" DVI Apple monitor. I saw the blog on xlr8yourmac built a machine and tested handbrake, it took a few hours with the G5 now its ~16...
I have the system in my profile OC to the following
mem: 1376 (8x)
cpu: 3612 (21x, turbo 3784 22x)
core: 3096 (18x)
CPU adv features enabled.
I kept the voltage at "standard" and tested the system with Prime95 for a couple of hours with stress test. It proved to...