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  1. Does anyone know if Xcode and Sketch 3 are among the affected applications (on Yosemite or Mavericks)? Happy New Year, Best Wishes and Good Health to all board members. EDIT: Xcode would be OK. But Sketch 3 depends heavily on Quartz. It's on Sketch's features page. Too bad.
  2. Happy Easter to all our users!

    Insane Easter!
  3. ATI 4890 Snow Leopard 10.6.1 10.6.2 Information Thread

    Yeah I gave up on ATI 48xx cards for dual monitor support a couple of months ago. I didn't even consider the 5xxx cards that were just coming out because Apple did not sell them. Looking for about 2 months now for an answer if I can drive my 2 x 30" monitors with a GTX 260/275/285 card. But that's off-topic in this thread.
  4. ATI 4890 Snow Leopard 10.6.1 10.6.2 Information Thread

    Over at MacRumors they are flashing PC 4890's to use in their genuine Macs :http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=713428 If you follow the link in the first post of that thread and then scroll to the bottom of that first post, you'll read this : If you go to Apple's website, you'l see this for 4870 sold by Apple : http://www.apple.com/macpro/specs.html : In other words the Mini DisplayPort is causing Maxi problems (max 1280x800 resolution output). Even on a real Mac the drivers to not provide a true DVI-I, nor dual link DVI-I signal on the second output. The drivers only provide a signal compatible with the Mini DisplayPort on the second output. This is carried over to the 4890 of course because Apple doesn't sell it, you are using the same driver as the 4870. First look what Apple sells, before you buy. They do not sell 48xx cards with 2 DVI-I ports. They pulled the same {censored}e with the 4850 in the iMac.
  5. GeForce 200 series support

    @Alykss: Congrats man. Finally. Do you happen to know (or find out) if both DVI-I ports are fully working in a dual monitor setup ? See my Post #541. Only the lines in bold are important.
  6. GeForce 200 series support

    @buoo : Congrats man! Enjoy! AsereBLN has helped many people already.
  7. GeForce 200 series support

    Well the other notebooks (with success) were other brands. Maybe Acer did something funky with their GT240M. Which I hope not. I'll keep am eye out for this. That's good news, but I'm looking for 2 x DVI-I. I need to drive 2 x 30" monitors.AsereBLN replied once at efixusers forum that his GTX 260 worked out of the box with the GraphicsEnabler switch set to yes, but never confirmed if both DVI-I ports were operational. BTW, I also use the AsereBLN fork of the Chameleon booter. I'll probably try to buy a second hand GTX 260 with 2 x DVI-I, and try to sweet talk the owner into letting me try the card with my 2 monitors in Snow Leopard first.
  8. GeForce 200 series support

    There is a GT240M driver over at kexts.com which seems to have quite some success. Just check the long list of URL's at the bottom of the driver's page. :NVidia GT240M Mac OS X Snow Leopard driver And : http://tonymacx86.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&a...2&view=next Also, the Myhack installer is reported to be successful with the GT240M. : http://www.insanelymac.com/?p=214027&cp=2? http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=211964
  9. GeForce 200 series support

    See post #541 above. Is no one using 2 monitors plugged into one GTX 2xx card ?
  10. GeForce 200 series support

    Hi, I'm currently using Chameleon-2.0-RC4-r684 (AsereBLN) with Snow Leopard 10.6.2. Dual booting with Windows 7. I didn't bother upgrading to 10.6.3 because I need to replace my ATI Radeon HD 3870 which has become obsolete in Macland, because it cannot support OpenCL in hardware. It could support QE/CI, but apparently these 2 somehow do not work on the PC version (they do on the Mac version of the card). I narrowed down my selection to NVidia GTX 260, 275, and 285. (I also checked in the ati.c and nvidia.c source files to see which card models were supported.) I also looked at GTS 250 cards, which should be fine for my purposes, but GTS 250 is not listed in nvidia.c (the NVidia injector), so GraphicsEnabler will not work. And they also seem to come (predominantly) with 1 DVI-I port, and 1 D-Sub port. Speedwise the HD 3870 is still OK for what I'm using it for, so all 3 GPU types will do me good. I therefore have a preference for the GTX 260, but of the bunch these are the hardest to get, even second-hand. What is important to me is that the card should : work OOTB with "GraphicsEnabler=Yes" have 2 fully working DVI-I ports (dual 30" monitor support or my old analogues; also see below) support QE support CI support OpenCL have reasonable future proof driver support in OS X Basically provide a super snappy desktop experience without graphics glitches A fully working DVI-I port to me means : Dual-link DVI upto 2560x1600, and analogue upto 2048x1536. So both the digital and analogue signals should work. And on both ports at the same time. I'm mainly programming, browsing, emailing, digitally drawing, digitally colouring and painting. I do not play games on the desktop. The usual stuff. I'm just not sure about the dual monitor support working (port and signal) in Snow Leopard. So, do the Apple/NVidia drivers support 2 fully working DVI-I ports (as described above) on any of these 3 GPUs ? I hope someone has a dual monitor setup with either of these cards, and can make a redcommendation. Or, tell me which of these 3 cards will not support something on my shortlist. Thanks
  11. ATI 4890 Snow Leopard 10.6.1 10.6.2 Information Thread

    Does the fan noise go down when you open System Profiler ? It does with my HD 3870. So I leave the System Profiler window open all the time (as small as I can make the window). Not ideal, but it keeps the guys with the straight jacket away. When playing a movie with QuickTime (the version that comes bundled with iTunes), it ramps up the fan noise again though. EDIT: Your 4890, does it have 2 DVI-I outputs and do both provide dual-link digital (2560x1600), and also analogue signal ? If so, which brand and exact model number.
  12. ALC889A, Gigabyte (Intel): now having a working front mic

    Type this into Google : alc889a vs alc885 And you'l find out that they are one and the same. I believe GigaByte just renamed the ALC885 into ALC889a. You'll find lots of threads from this forum at the top of the serach results. There are also better qualified people here (other than me) to tell you the minimal differences (if any) between the two. EDIT: So what I'm saying is that you should compare the ALC889 to the ALC885.
  13. netkas.org closed due to DMCA violation

    Yep, glad it was just that.
  14. netkas.org closed due to DMCA violation

    I'm aware of the date. But there was this small doubt. That's why I'm asking. But I have to admit, even this little bit of doubt is enough to be called an April's fool.
  15. From the home page's maintenance mode screen : Is this a joke or what ?