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How to extend the iMac Pro to X99 [Successful Build/Extended Guide]

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@The Veterant, please see subsequent edit in post #2,912. Something, which additionally came to my mind in case you want to check and verify once more your CPU performance.
 
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Thanks for the info I was heading into that direction, but now that you confirm the idea its nice not to go blindside although I have option to go back to my preview stay, Here is a video of my system performing and as you mention or rather question, no this is than happy with its performance, the only thing that I might double its the compile TCsync kext that I have, that I never did the kext w/ the proper commands on terminal I just copy one and edit the cores, I guess lock from my side, but I need to double check to see if there isn't any dropping on any cores I guess that's its function right?
Im going to upload a video @ youtube for everyone to see, ones upload I will post the link, stay tune, but ones more thanks for your interest. The video will be live in 30 min. at link:
 
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Thanks for the info I was heading into that direction, but now that you confirm the idea its nice not to go blindside although I have option to go back to my preview stay, Here is a video of my system performing and as you mention or rather question, no this is than happy with its performance, the only thing that I might double its the compile TCsync kext that I have, that I never did the kext w/ the proper commands on terminal I just copy one and edit the cores, I guess lock from my side, but I need to double check to see if there isn't any dropping on any cores I guess that's its function right?
Im going to upload a video @ youtube for everyone to see, ones upload I will post the link, stay tune, but ones more thanks for your interest.
I don‘t question your configuration, I just try to help in confirming your current configuration. An edit of the correct number of threads-1 in TSCAdjustReset.kext should be totally sufficient. Without a properly adopted and functional TSCAdjustReset.kext, your system would not boot at all. Thus, also the latter seems properly implemented at your side. No worries..
 
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Thanks ones more guy=Tio and I was ones a citizen of Germany for a while @ Manheim also visit Berlin back in 94 so good memories from there.
 
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I don‘t question your configuration, I just try to help in confirming your current configuration. An edit of the correct number of threads-1 in TSCAdjustReset.kext should be totally sufficient. Without a properly adopted and functional TSCAdjustReset.kext, your system would not boot at all. Thus, also the latter seems properly implemented at your side. No worries..
Well I just want to ask you references of this Kext the TSCAdjusrReset.kext, I just did the compile kext and its sitting on my desktop, cause when installing or following the guide mislead this step and I'm using VoodoTSC instead. Now question should I deleted voodoo and replaced with this one, Also the voodoo one I have it installed @ S/L/E should I installed this one there as well ones I offload the Voodoo one, thanks for the replay.
 

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Well I just want to ask you references of this Kext the TSCAdjusrReset.kext, I just did the compile kext and its sitting on my desktop, cause when installing or following the guide mislead this step and I'm using VoodoTSC instead. Now question should I deleted voodoo and replaced with this one, Also the voodoo one I have it installed @ S/L/E should I installed this one there as well ones I offload the Voodoo one, thanks for the replay.
No need to use VoodoTSC, when using TSCResetAdjust.kext. The latter kext does all you need but not more like VoodoTSC. For additional information see https://github.com/interferenc/TSCAdjustReset, where you also find the source code distribution.

Hope this info helps in clarifying your questions.

EDIT: Oh btw.. you should use all kexts as implemented in my default X99 EFI-Folder distribution, i.e. in EFI/Clover/kexts/Other and not under /S/L/E. And you should never use TSCResetAdjust.kext and VoodoTSC at the same time on your system. If you would just use my default EFI-Folder configuration and simply implement all necessary changes we already discussed yesterday, your life could be much easier I guess...
 
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First steps with a MSI Radeon VII under macOS 10.14.3 (18D42) and 10.14.3 SU (18D109)

See post #1,646

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No need to use VoodoTSC, when using TSCResetAdjust.kext. The latter kext does all you need but not more like VoodoTSC. For additional information see https://github.com/interferenc/TSCAdjustReset, where you also find the source code distribution.

Hope this info helps in clarifying your questions.

EDIT: Oh btw.. you should use all kexts as implemented in my default X99 EFI-Folder distribution, i.e. in EFI/Clover/kexts/Other and not under /S/L/E. And you should never use TSCResetAdjust.kext and VoodoTSC at the same time on your system. If you would just use my default EFI-Folder configuration and simply implement all necessary changes we already discussed yesterday, your life could be much easier I guess...
Thanks for the advice on the kext placement, I'm on the process to get that wifi/Bluetooth adapter install and fishing for a good bargain on fle.. to get a Vega, so I can move on to El Desierto de Mojave.
 

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I have almost the same config than you as we spoke about it years ago
2696v4
128GB ddr4
and 1080Ti
the results you have are pretty similar of what I have
:)

Thanks for the advice on the kext placement, I'm on the process to get that wifi/Bluetooth adapter install and fishing for a good bargain on fle.. to get a Vega, so I can move on to El Desierto de Mojave.
 
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I have almost the same config than you as we spoke about it years ago
2696v4
128GB ddr4
and 1080Ti
the results you have are pretty similar of what I have
:)
Have you test your system with an AMD card I’m the prosess to go with vega64 but to prices they don’t want to go down
 
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