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  1. You are most welcome to translate it! It'll make me proud! hahaha. I might translate it into spanish! which is actually my first language! Take care,
  2. I have no idea. But could it be that your card, even thought, it is a better card than mine and with more CUDA cores, it has an older chipset on it? G80 vs G92 of my 8800GT? I do not know mate. Perhaps this hack is valid only for modern low end cards (mine was released in December 2007 .... perhaps cards with G92 chipsets and up? I do not know! This is a bump for me, google might be your friend.
  3. Latest GPU Nvidia Driver Reported to be working without problem! Thanks!
  4. I only have installed the commented driver in my post. In the pref panel, Cuda version (once updated, reports 3.1.10 and GPU driver version 1.6.16.11 and gpu driver 19.5.8f01, instead of the one quoted by you. Reading the post to which you refer there seems to be a gain of performance with the new GPU (not CUDA) driver. I should try it. BUT Can you confirm that 19.5.8f03 works with grapics cards other than the 285 without problems?. In the linked post, people have reported it working, but I do not want to break a working system!! Thanks for the link. At some point I will try the new gpu driver and report my findings, perhaps upgrade the HOW TO.
  5. I know it is simple, I know it is exactly the same as with windows, but I am writing this guide because I know there are several other guides around but these are "windows only" and for some people this guide might just simply help: REQUERIMENTS: UPDATED 02/08/2010, LIST OF COMPATIBLE CARDS RETRIEVED FROM IFABIO I will first list the requirements, later in the text every requirement will be commented and clarified. - CUDA CAPABLE graphics card ANY cuda capable card with AT LEAST 768MB should work, this is the beauty of the trick (more on this later). - THE LATEST CUDA DRIVER: http://www.nvidia.co...er-archive.html - THE LATEST NVIDIA DRIVER: http://www.nvidia.co...f01-driver.html (note this driver requires a MacPro model identifier and 10.6.8. Older versions are still available) - 64 BIT SYSTEM (CORE2DUO, ETC...) - AN INSTALATION OF CS5 OF COURSE. A.0) IS YOUR CARD ON THIS LIST? If it is not, this hack most probably will not work for you. Still I should advice you to confirm it with the method mentioned later (gpusniffer), if you have a CUDA capable GFX card version 1.1 or superior, you should be ok. GFORCE DESKTOP GeForce GTX 480 GeForce GTX 470 GeForce GTX 465 GeForce GTX 460 GeForce GTX 295 GeForce GTX 285 GeForce GTX 280 GeForce GTX 275 GeForce GTX 260 GeForce GTS 250 GeForce GT 240 GeForce GT 220 GeForce GT 340 GeForce GT 330 GeForce GT 320 GeForce 315 GeForce 310 GeForce 210 GeForce GTS 150 GeForce GT 130 GeForce GT 120 GeForce G100 GeForce 9800 GX2 GeForce 9800 GTX+ GeForce 9800 GTX GeForce 9800 GT GeForce 9600 GSO GeForce 9600 GT GeForce 9500 GT GeForce 9400GT GeForce 8800 Ultra GeForce 8800 GTX GeForce 8800 GTS GeForce 8800 GT GeForce 8800 GS GeForce 8600 GTS GeForce 8600 GT GeForce 8500 GT GeForce 8400 GS GeForce 9400 mGPU GeForce 9300 mGPU GeForce 8300 mGPU GeForce 8200 mGPU GeForce 8100 mGPU GEFORCE NOTEBOOK GeForce GTX 480M GeForce GTX 285M GeForce GTX 280M GeForce GTX 260M GeForce GTS 360M GeForce GTS 350M GeForce GTS 260M GeForce GTS 250M GeForce GTS 160M GeForce GTS 150M GeForce GT 335M GeForce GT 330M GeForce GT 325M GeForce GT 240M GeForce GT 230M GeForce GT 130M GeForce G210M GeForce G110M GeForce G105M GeForce G102M GeForce 310M GeForce 305M GeForce 9800M GTX GeForce 9800M GT GeForce 9800M GTS GeForce 9800M GS GeForce 9700M GTS GeForce 9700M GT GeForce 9650M GS GeForce 9600M GT GeForce 9600M GS GeForce 9500M GS GeForce 9500M G GeForce 9400M G GeForce 9300M GS GeForce 9300M G GeForce 9200M GS GeForce 9100M G GeForce 8800M GTS GeForce 8700M GT GeForce 8600M GT GeForce 8600M GS GeForce 8400M GT GeForce 8400M GS QUADRO DESKTOP PRODUCTS Quadro FX 5800 Quadro FX 5600 Quadro FX 4800 Quadro FX 4700 X2 Quadro FX 4600 Quadro FX 3800 Quadro FX 3700 Quadro FX 1800 Quadro FX 1700 Quadro FX 580 Quadro FX 570 Quadro FX 470 Quadro FX 380 Quadro FX 380 Low Profile Quadro FX 370 Quadro FX 370 Low Profile Quadro CX Quadro NVS 450 Quadro NVS 420 Quadro NVS 295 Quadro NVS 290 Quadro Plex 2100 D4 Quadro Plex 2200 D2 Quadro Plex 2100 S4 Quadro Plex 1000 Model IV QUADRO MOBILE PRODUCTS Quadro FX 3800M Quadro FX 3700M Quadro FX 3600M Quadro FX 2800M Quadro FX 2700M Quadro FX 1800M Quadro FX 1700M Quadro FX 1600M Quadro FX 880M Quadro FX 770M Quadro FX 570M Quadro FX 380M Quadro FX 370M Quadro FX 360M Quadro NVS 5100M Quadro NVS 3100M Quadro NVS 2100M Quadro NVS 320M Quadro NVS 160M Quadro NVS 150M Quadro NVS 140M Quadro NVS 135M Quadro NVS 130M A) INSTALL THE LATEST CUDA DRIVERS FOR SNOW: Once installed, go to System Preferences / CUDA and accept the update, IF THERE IS ONE. A.1) INSTALL LATEST NVIDIA DRIVERS HAVE YOUR CS5 INSTALLATION READY I guess this does not need explanation. C ) FIND OUT THE REAL NAME OF YOUR GRAPHIC CARD Open a terminal emulator (c'mon do not be scared) 1- Go to the spotlight, type TERMINAL, press enter. 2- Now on the terminal type: /Applications/FOLDER\ FOR\ PREMIERE/PRO\ INSTALLATION\ Pro\ HERE/SOMETHING\ Premiere\ Pro\ CS5.app/Contents/GPUSniffer.app/Contents/MacOS/GPUSniffer The "uppercased" words might be different for your instalation of CS5, find out yours, do not just simply copy and paste. - Most of the times, for standard instalations, the following should work, but it will not hurt you to look the actual place where premiere was installed: /Applications/Adobe\ Premiere\ Pro\ CS5/Adobe\ Premiere\ Pro\ CS5.app/Contents/GPUSniffer.app/Contents/MacOS/GPUSniffer - You should get an output similar to this: - If it says somewhere that CUDA devices have been found you are lucky and you can use this capability. - Under CUDA device details, you should be able to see the actual name of your graphic card, in my example is "Geforce 8800 GT" copy the name off the terminal. DO NOT CLOSE THE TERMINAL D) ADD YOUR CARD TO THE LIST OF SUPPORTED CARDS. On the terminal type: sudo nano /Applications/Adobe\ Master\ Collection/Adobe\ Premiere\ Pro\ CS5/Adobe\ Premiere\ Pro\ CS5.app/Contents/cuda_supported_cards.txt A new window appears, here, simply paste, at the end of the file, the name you copied earlier for your graphic card. NOW PRESS CTRL + X ANSWER "Y" (stands for YES, I want to save the file) Press enter until you get out of the editor. NOW YOU ONLY HAVE TO FIRE UP YOUR PREMIERE AND CHOOSE YOUR HARDWARE ENABLED MERCURY ENGINE. ENJOY. WINdOWS USERS should search in google for this: CS5 Cuda Hack – How to make Premiere CS5 work with... I hope this helps someone out there. UPDATE: LATESTS GPU DRIVERS CONFIRMED TO WORK, RECOMMENDED UPDATE FOR EVERYONE, IT SEEMS.
  6. manolox

    Inspiron 1300 with iPC 10.5.6

    Everything working like a charm here. The sound works well here with the voodooHDA. It can sometimes go bad, rarelly here, when it does, simply pausing/playback again the application will do the trick. In this not very powerfull computer I have installed CogX as music player. Does its job. No problems with sound. Could it have something to doo with the fact that I am using the qoopz .8 kernel? My system: Ideneb 10.5.8 > wireless kext from his previous version (10.5.7 Ideneb). > Default fixes from Ideneb, plus ichxfix, voodoo power fixes for battery etc, voodoo ps2, eth 440x kext etc. A couple of notes: 1 - I need might need to try some trick for the clamshell support (it does not return well from a closed lid). I know there is an specific kext for this I might try it and let you know. 2 - The wireless (BCM4318) works flawlesly appart when you shut it down completelly (perhaps when on battery mode for saving energy). A quick fix is to go onto sleep mode, come back, that should do the trick. If it doesn't try fn+f2 (swichtes on the wireless) go to sleep and repeat the process. I just installed Ideneb 10.5.8 recently in this little computer for my sister, webbrowsing and simple things........ I am amazed how well this machine works with OSX .... thanks obviously to qoopz/voodoo team. ///////////////////////////// ///////////////////////////// Things I have to try: - I am not bothered with a Vanilla install (plus qoopz kernel). This comp is for my syster to browse the internet, download her pictures, listen to music and be free of viruses at the same time. Perhaps I will put back ubuntu for her on their release of their LTS version after their first revision. Still I am amazed how this machine works under leopard. - Clamshell thing. It is just one day ago that I installed this thing so far works amazing, I will try something on this later. I am amazed how well the sleep/suspend/everything works here. - Wireless: Same thing here, just to make things easy to my sister I will look into this, just to make her completelly painless the experience. Once I found the solution for this I will post it in here. For those who want to have a "just works" experience on this computer
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