1. etomote

    [SUCCESS] Asus P6X58D-E + i7 950 + AMD RX 580 (Legacy Build)

    Here is another success story of an old discontinued legacy system. Running flawlessly Catalina with updates 10.5.7, everything works: Spec: Mobo: Asus P6X58D-E GPU: Sapphire Radeon RX580 OC Lite SSD: 512 Transcend 370 RAM: 20Gb USB 3.0:NEC USB 3.0: LAN & Sound (Crippled): Fried by lightning...
  2. JingleDjango

    SATA III Controller Cards - IOCrest SI-PEX40062

    There are many chipsets and manufacturers. Forum threads offer conflicting advice. I do not need RAID support. I simply want to up my internal port count with good throughput for any additional storage. The card I'm leaning towards based on price, features and availability is the IOCrest...
  3. syntax1993

    Marvell 88E8056 breaks boot on 10.13

    I wouldn't post here if I didn't try fixing the issue myself but yet here I am. I've been trying to get macOS High Sierra working on my P6X58D-E board with the Marvell 88E8056 NIC. There are numerous kexts for this one, some with only plist modifications, some with all of the child kexts...
  4. guido79

    [SOLVED] GA-Z77X-UP5 TH and WDC WD30EZRX-00DC0B0 Failing to Format

    Hey There, I have a 3TB WDC WD30EZRX-00DC0B0 drive connected to the the internal SATA 6Gb/s connector which I believe is hosted by the Marvell 88SE9172 chip on the motherboard. I'm running El Capitan with 10.11.3 and the drive is failing to format with Disk Utility. Media-iMac:~ homer$...
  5. okinawanmatt

    PCI-e to SATA Controller Card for Mac 10.9.2 (ASM1061 vs Marvell 88 SE 9215)

    My mobo of Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP4 TH has 6 SATA ports, which I thought would be enough. However, the mSATA drive slot on the mobo is on the same bus as the 6th SATA port, so I can only use one or the other (plugging in an mSATA disables the 6th SATA port). To get around this issue, I figured...
  6. Carmentalian

    MSI P55A-G55 - SATA II/III issues

    System: MSI P55A-G55 Intel i5 760 MSI GTX 460 1GB Corsair Dominator 2x2GB Seagate HDD (SATA III) LG DVD drive (SATA II) OS: Mountain Lion 10.8.2 So, my motherboard has: - 6 SATA II ports by Intel P55 chipset - 2 SATA III ports by Marvell 88SE9128B1 - 1 IDE by Marvell 88SE9128B1 After...