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pcmeditech

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OK....I tried ##### with Hazard and got through to the desktop, restarted and it crapped itself.

Tried iPC and cant even get to the utility screen :(

Here are the specs:

Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor E8400 (3.00 GHz, 6 MB L2 cache, 1333 MHz FSB)

Chipset
Intel Q45 Express

4GB Memory (2x2GB)

1 Slimline Drive Bay, optional SD Card Reader

Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500

Expansion features
Ports
10 USB 2.0
2 PS/2
1 RJ-45
1 VGA
1 DisplayPort
1 audio in
1 audio out
Slots
1 mini PCIe
Media devices
Audio
Integrated HD audio with Realtek ALC261 codec, internal PC speaker
Communication features
Network interface
Integrated Intel® 82567LM Gigabit Network Connection, Intel Pro 1000 CT Gigabit (selected models)

What would you suggest to install?

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mojo2012

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Hi,

I managed to get iAtkos L1 + 10.7.2 update running on a HP Compaq 8000 Elite CMT with Radeon HD5670.

What works:
* Full graphics support (Radeon HD 5670 is natively supported)
* Ethernet
* USB, PS/2

Sound doesn't work (yet). I didn't find a kext supporting the ALC261 codec for the device 8086:3a6e.
Sleep doesn't also work correctly (except for display and hard disk).

How to install:
Download iAtkos L1 and install it with the default settings except for the boot loader (don't select one and boot from dvd). I might be that your keyboard/mouse combo doesn't work, especially when you mix PS/2 and usb - best is to try out different combinations.
After the installation, use ##### 4.1 to install chimera 1.6. It might be possible that the chimera from iAtkos also works, but I didn't try this.

Perhaps you have to leave graphics enabler selected in the iAtkos installation procedure because you don't have a supported graphics card.

At least you should be able to boot ;-)

Afterwards install the Hackint0sh.L10N-1072.Update.dmg. All other updates also worked for me (iTunes, remote desktop, raw camera support etc).

Hope this helps.

PS.: any ideas for the ALC261 sound device?

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Ok, I just managed to get sound working too.

I used the kext in the attachment.

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