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I am brand new to all of this. I need a mac to develop ...
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I am brand new to all of this. I need a mac to develop for the iPhone, but don't have the money to buy a MacBook. But I do have an old Gateway laptop that I'd like to turn into a Hackintosh. It is currently dual-booting XP and Ubuntu. Here are the hardware specs:
AMD Turion 64 X2 Mobile
1.60 GHz, 1.87 GB of RAM
I know this machine isn't anywhere near ideal, but I hope that it is possible to hackintosh-ify. However, I don't even know where to start.
I really appreciate any help you can give me.
I've tried to get my computer working with hackintosh and i've only managed to get iDeneb v1.3 to work. Shutdown/restart did not work tho.
Here are my speccs:
Motherboard: Manufacturer: Asus - Motherboard Name: A8M2N-LA - HP/Compaq motherboard name: Nodus3-GL8E
Chipset: NVIDIA GeForce 6150 LE
Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5400+
Graphic Card: Nvidia GeForce 8800GTS - 640 MB GDDR3 SDRAM memory - I/O Ports: S-Video, single-link DVI-I, dual-link DVI-I
Ram: 2 GB - DDR2 SDRAM - DIMM 240-pin
Hard Drive 2 x 320 GB - standard - Serial ATA-150 - 7200 rpm
I really hope someone could help me. Thanks
I try iAktos but i didn`t succed. My hardware specs are:
Motherboard: MSI NEO FISR2 875P
Chipset: Intel 875P and Intel ICH5R
LAN: Intel PRO/1000CT and Intel 82562EZ Dual layout.
Processor: Intel Prescott 3.2 GHz
Graphic Card: Asus v9999GT based on NVIDIA 6800GT I/O Ports: S-Video, single-link DVI-I, dual-link DVI-I
Ram: 2 GB DDR
Optical Drive: LG 4163B Ultra ATA
Hard Drive 2 x 200 GB - standard - Serial ATA-150 - 7200 rpm
Sound card: integrated, 6 channels ADI 1980/1985 compliance with AC97
I know this machine isn't anywhere near ideal, but I don't buy a new one.
Can You suggest me which version of mac I need to install? Which driver I need for my chipset?
I really appreciate any help you can give me.
Well, the problem is that you need a seatbelt.kext that matches your kernel to be installed. the freezing/kernel panic happens when you try to mount the installation dmg files.
Originally Posted by jake1515
Photobooth isn't working cos your card drivers aren't installed. hence not QE/CI etc.
You didn't list one of the most important specs - graphics card/chipset!!
Originally Posted by savonarola
I have this hardwere and OS X 10.6.1 by Hazard
Intel Core2duo E8600 3,3GHz
Asus EAH 4870 512mb
I have graphic in full resolution (1680x1050) ba when I start video - I have freezing motion.
And I have not audio. Seilence.
When comp go to SLEEP I can't wake up and must restart.
I was install next part of softwere
Mac OS X 10.6.1 update,
CHAMELEON RC3 10.5
Darwinx86 ATI 48X0 Ids Injector
EVOenabler 4870 Extra extensions
RTL 8139 ETHERNET
System Support ... CMOS Reset FIX ... APPLE RTC,
LEGACY APLLE RTC
ELLIOT FORCE LEGACY RTC
SATA ATA Fix ...... AHCI_SATA_FIX
Here is my setup. What version of OSX86 should use. I know that I probably need a different mobo since the Asus P6T doesn't seem to be supported. Any recommendations would be nice.
Asus P6T mobo
12GB DDR3 RAM
500GB 7200rpm Seagate Barracuda HD
BFG GeForce 9800GTX+
So i'm buying a laptop in march to aid me in my studies. Will the confing work?
+Intel® Core™ i7-720QM 1.6GHz (2.8GHz Turbo Mode, 6MB Cache)
+Windows® 7 Home Premium Original 64 bits
+4GB double shared channel DDR3 a 1333MHz
+320GB SATA a (7200RPM)
+512MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570
+Intel 5300 Ultimate-N Half Mini Card (3x3) with MyWiFi
System Chipset RS780M + SB700 Intel GM45/PM45 + ICH9M
Data bus width 64 bits
DRAM bus width Dual channel (2) 64-bit buses
Processor address bus width 32 Bits
Flash EPROM 2 MB.
Graphics bus PCI-E X16
PCI Bus 32 bits
Thanks in advance!
Dear kind people at Hackint0sh, here are my specs:
AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz
POWERCOLOR PCS+ AX4890 1GBD5-PPH Radeon HD 4890
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1200
Western Digital Caviar Black WD7501AALS 750GB
At this point i'm just trying to find a distro that works. I haven't found too many good threads about AMD hackintosh yet but i just joined this forum. Can someone point me to a good thread or torrent (or better yet a .nzb for usenet). Many thanks for your considerations!
And perhaps i should point out that im trying to install this on a 30gb partition on my windows 7 drive. Do i actually need to format this partition before install or will the installer do this for me like it will with windows?
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