fusion drive

  1. loulou34

    Fusion Drive and Opencore 8.3.0

    Hi everyone, I've recently installed Ventura on my hackintosh with the help of opencore 8.3.0. I would like to add a HDD and to redo the installation using Fusion Drive. I don't find any information about how good can OC handle Fusion Drives. Do you know if OC 8.3 supports fusion drives ? Many...
  2. dandelionclock

    [Guide] Dell XPS 8930 Big Sur 11.4 (upgraded from Catalina 10.15.7), RX580/UHD630, OpenCore

    Update 06/04/2021: I updated to OC 0.6.9 and then Big Sur to 11.4 smoothly under System Preferences. See attached files. Update 01/21/2021: I upgraded to OC 0.6.5 then upgraded to Big Sir by downloading in the mac App Store. Things seem to be running smoothly without problem, but I haven't...
  3. dandelionclock

    [Guide] Dell XPS 8930 Mojave 10.14.6 (Updated to Catalina 10.15.7), RX580/UHD630

    Update 11/19/2020: I have successfully switched over to OpenCore. See new post for more info https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/guide-dell-xps-8930-catalina-10-15-7-rx580-uhd630-opencore.306636/ Update 10/19/2020: Update to 10.15.7 was effortless. Clover, AppleALC, WhateverGreen, and Lilu were...
  4. Empusas

    Fusion drive with Mojave?

    I have upgraded my system to High Sierra few weeks ago. It was a pain and I ended up installing it from scratch and pulling all my files from a time capsule backup. The reason was my Fusion drive and the missing APFS support for Fusion drives. Has anybody a similar setup and had success with...
  5. dandelionclock

    Dell XPS 8930 High Sierra Guide 10.13.6 (Nvidia 1050Ti)

    Guide: Dell XPS 8930: High Sierra 10.13.6 / Mojave 10.14.2 Thank you for all the resources you guys provided on this forum, especially Rehabman for all the wonderful tools. I also want to thank slave-zeo for his guide that I used as a starting point. Note on Mojave: Please see this new post on...
  6. reno08

    Sierra -> High Sierra direct upgrade with Fusion Drive : possible ?

    Hi, I have a Z97 build (Asus Gryphon Z97 Armor), with Thunderbolt , Nvidia GTX 750 and a Fusion Drive. It's been running Sierra happily so far (except : I can't be bothered to find the right layout for built-in audio + make all USB ports work + it sometimes freezes/reboots when waking from...
  7. BLiTyvr

    panic in IONVMeFamily High Sierra 10.13.x

    Running a Fusion Drive hack with an 256 GB Intel 600p NVMe SSD and a 3 TB Toshiba DT01ACA300 HDD. Initially was running a Core i7-6700 as iMac17,1 and have since upgraded to Core i7-7700k as iMac18,3. Worked fine in Sierra with the HackrNVMeFamily configuration. Since rebuilding with HS, the...
  8. Fjordn

    Unable to boot in safe mode, normal boot is fine (Fusion Drive problem?)

    This is a strange set of circumstances, so first, some background: I have a working installation of Yosemite on a Fusion Drive (a 120 GB SSD and 1TB HDD), and a Windows installation (separate 1TB HDD). My bootloader is Chameleon v2.2, I think I had a problem with OS X (unrelated to hackintosh...
  9. jpa317

    Installing High Sierra on Fusion Drive

    I have a fusion drive which I create between a 275gb SSD and 1TB HD and had an installation of Mac OS X Sierra running on it. I decided to try and go for a clean install of High Sierra. I've been running into trouble after the initial install onto the fusion drive from by bootable USB a reboot...
  10. computer-ace

    Should I use the new APFS if I have a "Fusion" drive?

    In my hackintosh, I created my own fusion drive with an SSD (something like this https://www.macworld.com/article/2014011/storage-drives/how-to-make-your-own-fusion-drive.html). I heard APFS is optimized for SSD's and isn't recommended for users with a HDD. Since I have both, is it a good idea...
  11. DANISSIMO9699

    Installing High Sierra on a CoreStorage Fusion drive

    I created an Install disk for HS using the terminal command, it worked and boots fine. Within the installer I created a CoreStorage volume using an 240GB SSD and a 1T HDD formatted as jhfs+. I run the installer on this Fusion drive and it surprisingly took only 5 minutes. After rebooting and...
  12. craighazan

    MacRumors > New Apple File System in High Sierra won't work with Fusion Drives

    Good Morning Hackintoshers, I came across this article yesterday on Mac Rumors, I'm planning to create a Fusion drive for my Hackintosh, HP 6300 CMT / i5 3470 / 8 GB. But after reading this article I might wait until there's a fix. I wanted to ask has anyone had problems with fusion drives and...
  13. awesomeepicguy

    Can't boot from USB drive anymore

    Hey everyone, It seems like I can't boot off of my USB drive anymore. Somehow I was able to install MacOS after it booted successfully, and it working fine. However, I want to set up a Fusion Drive to make use of my HDD. For that, I need to be able to boot back onto the USB drive. When...
  14. awesomeepicguy

    Setting up a Fusion Drive...

    Hi, I want to have the benefits of increased storage capacity and faster response times by combining an SSD and an HDD, much like an Apple Fusion Drive. Is it advisable to do this on a Hackintosh? Here is an article which I read on how to make a DIY Fusion Drive. Is this a good option, or are...
  15. BLiTyvr

    Sierra / GA-Z170N-WIFI / NVMe (Fusion Drive)

    Hi All, I'm trying to build a Fusion Drive during installation with Unibeast 7.0.1 on this recommended motherboard, using a NVMe Intel 600p SSD and a 3TB Toshiba HD. I'm struggling to get the right software loaded and configured so that the NVMe drive appears during the install phase... I know...
  16. BLiTyvr

    Clover / NVMe / Fusion Drive / Sierra help

    Hi All, (Please move to another forum if this isn't the right place. I've also cross-posted to BIOS/UEFI; apologies if cross-posting is forbidden. ;) ) I've got three drives in my hack: 1. Intel NVMe on PCI 2. Crucial MX300 on SATA4 3. Toshiba 3TB on SATA5 I did the base install of Sierra on...
  17. Mario94M

    Fusion drive without erasing disk

    Hi guys, I'd like to create a fusion drive on my fully working El Capitan build using a 60gb ssd + a 500gb hard drive... The guides I found are from 2012 and they only involve Chimera as bootloader... Will it work on Clover? Plus I found a method to create a fusion drive without erasing my...
  18. reno08

    Can Multibeast detect and install correctly on Fusion Drive setups ?

    I have asked this already a few months ago, but the request has been closed without an explanation Currently Multibeast installs files to /EFI. With Fusion Drive setups, this will have no effect as EFI files are actually on a separate EFI partition. Each time I make a change in Multibeast, I...
  19. reno08

    Support Fusion Drive installs

    Currently Multibeast installs files to /EFI With Fusion Drive setups, this will have no effect as EFI files are actually on a separate EFI partition. Each time I make a change in Multibeast, I have to manually mount the EFI partitions on each device and copy /EFI to that. I also always forget...
  20. boomslang20117

    OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Fusion Drive

    Hi I'm trying to install OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Fusion Drive but now i can't get it to boot and I'm not sure what did i not do and need some assistance. Basically i was holding out on upgrading my current OS from OS X 10.10 to 10.11 but i've tried doing a fresh install on a separate drive...
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