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heng2006

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Please help install osx for Asus X51R (notebook)
This spec:
Processor & Cache Memory Intel® Celeron® M processor 520,530

Chipset ATI Radeon® Xpress1100
Main Memory DDR2 667 DRAM support, 2 x SODIMM socket for expansion up to 2GB
Display 15.4” WXGA (1280*800) active matrix color TFT Non Glare/Glare Screens
Video Graphics & Memory Integrated Radeon® X300 graphics core
Hard Drive 2.5" 9.5 mm SATA HDD
SATA 80GB/120GB/160G; Support 5400 rpm
Optical Drive 24/10/8/24X Combo CD-RW+DVD
DVD-Super Multi
Card Reader 4 in 1 memory card slot (SD/MMC/MS/MS Pro)
Fax/Modem/LAN/WLAN Intel® High Definition audio modem and 10/100 Base T PCI LAN on board Pass and support worldwide regulation IEEE 802.11b/g
LED Status Indicator Power / Suspend
Battery Full / Charging / Low
Storage access (ODD/HDD)
WLAN enabling
Num Lock
Caps Lock
Interface 1x VGA port (D sub 15pin)
4x USB 2.0 ports
2x Audio jack: Ear phone, Mic-in
1x RJ45
1x RJ11
1 x PCMCIA
Hot Keys Instant launch Keys:
2 buttons: Power4 Gear +, WLAN/Bluetooth

Audio Built-in Azalia compliant audio chip, with 3D effect & full duplex
SoundBlaster Pro Compatible
Build-in stereo speakers (1.5W)

What is the DVD version for installing?
How to select options for installing?
iLife08, iWork 08 work?

Thank you very much,
heng2006

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I have the same computer and no stalling osx ;)
I try iatkos v7 and showme the "still waiting for root device" error.

Help?

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I have the same computer and no stalling osx :P
I try iatkos v7 and showme the "still waiting for root device" error.

Help?


I have the same computer and no stalling osx
I try iatkos v7 and showme the "still waiting for root device" error.

Help?



I have same asus x51r but with T2450 2.0 Ghz

i Find a solution for "still waiting for root device" error but after that one more error

if you make two drives like your d: drive is fat32 and c: with windows

so you will right rd=disk0s2

means 0 harddisk number and 2 driver which is D:

and if you drive is not primry it will not work with exte or logi drives

but friend after that i will stuck on screen saying

========================

BSD process name corresponding to current thread: kernel_task

Mac OS version:
Not yet set

Kernel Version:
Darwin Kernel Version 9.2.0: Sun Mar 2 00:11:08 SCT 2008; made by ToH:xnu-1228/BUILD/obj/RELEASE_i386

===================

till now no success....:wacko:

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guys u will must connect USB-CDROM and then install is done!

but then after boot (chameleon) when logo "apple" system is not have access to hdd (still waiting for root device - if "-x"), becouse in BIOS we (x51r) can't find options (ACHI)..... maybee u have find some solution after my post!

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Successful installation mac os x leopard on asus x51r!!!
Distro is iATKOS_v7!
Need flash drive!
Need working mac os x system!
Start disk utility. Make new partition on flash drive , with MBR and Mac OS Extended (journaled)!
Restore installation disk iATKOS_v7 on flash drive!
Start OSX86Tools ! Instal EFI on flash drive!
Now boot asus x51r from flash drive!!!!!!!!!
In installation:
Boot loader - Chameleon v2
X86 Patches:
/Extra directory
DSDT
Apple Decrypt
SMBIOS- EFI
Apple SMBIOS netkas
9. 7. 0 Kernel Voodoo
X86 ACPI
Disabler
OHR -Open Halt Restart
Drivers:
ATI HD
ATI SATA/IDE
VIA SATA/IDE
Speed step Driver
USB
Azalia Audio Driver
Voodoo PS/2 driver with Trackpad plugin
Laptop Battery
Realtek RTL 8139
And install!!!!

After installation need kext or pkg for Atheros AR5007 for 10.5.7 system kext or pkg for Radeon x 300!!!!
Install kext only with OSX86Tools!!!!

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Successful installation mac os x leopard on asus x51r!!!
Distro is iATKOS_v7!
Need flash drive!
Need working mac os x system!
Start disk utility. Make new partition on flash drive , with MBR and Mac OS Extended (journaled)!
Restore installation disk iATKOS_v7 on flash drive!
Start OSX86Tools ! Instal EFI on flash drive!
Now boot asus x51r from flash drive!!!!!!!!!
In installation:
Boot loader - Chameleon v2
X86 Patches:
/Extra directory
DSDT
Apple Decrypt
SMBIOS- EFI
Apple SMBIOS netkas
9. 7. 0 Kernel Voodoo
X86 ACPI
Disabler
OHR -Open Halt Restart
Drivers:
ATI HD
ATI SATA/IDE
VIA SATA/IDE
Speed step Driver
USB
Azalia Audio Driver
Voodoo PS/2 driver with Trackpad plugin
Laptop Battery
Realtek RTL 8139
And install!!!!

After installation need kext or pkg for Atheros AR5007 for 10.5.7 system kext or pkg for Radeon x 300!!!!
Install kext only with OSX86Tools!!!!


Hi, i followed you instructions but all i have is a black screen while trying to boot from usb flash.

Can you explain the whole process in detail. Please.

Thank you in advance!





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