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RichardUK

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I am trying to build an OS-X system on my Gigabyte GA-EP45-DS3R motherboard which has an ATI HD3870-x2 graphics card

I am running OpenBSD, Ubuntu, Windows Vist and Windows 7 systems. I do not have access to a MAC system.

Can anyone out there supply instructions on how to build a customized BootCD-123 on a non-MAC system?

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Main problem ist the gpu ATI 3870 which has major problems / impossilble at least to get Snow Leopard running.
You should only try 10.5.x !

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So im basically computer retarded, I cant figure out from the instructions how to run the root command. Putting the extensions in is simple but then the steps after are


Then run the slimbuild script as root:

cd /dir/to/slimbuild
sudo ./slimbuild.sh

I do not get where I put this in or activate the command at all so my iso can be created.

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Run Terminal.app

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Trying this out for the first time and the script fails even if I don't include any extensions at all... Anything I am missing?

[codebox]roach$ sudo ./slimbuild2.sh

SlimBuild v2.0 ©Galaxy 2008.
Special Thanks To:
munky - getting the public interested in SlimBuild.
BladeRunner - com.apple.Boot.plist RAMDISK population / sript ideas.
Testers - for their input on the scripts usability.

##### PREVIOUSBUILD SESSION EXECUTED #####
This session's build time is 2010-08-17-192549
This session's files will be available at PreviousBuilds/Build.2010-08-17-192549

##### MKEXT CREATION PHASE #####
Permissions are being set for the following extensions:
All extensions have proper permissions for meta-kernel extension cache creation.
Performing kextcache operation, please wait a moment...
Meta-kernel extension cache of size 32768 bytes created successfully.

##### RAMDISK CREATION PHASE #####
Determining proper RAMDISK file size.
Meta-kernel extension detected with size 31347 bytes.
Total RAMDISK size will be less than the minimum size.
RAMDISK of the minimum size will be created.
Creating RAMDISK image, please wait a moment...
newfs_hfs: /dev/rdisk5s2: partition is too small (minimum is 512 KB)
RAMDISK image creation failed! Aborting!
[/codebox]





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