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  1. hello everyone i have installed mac os x leopard on a ibm thinkpad t41 2373 ive used kalyway_leo_10.5.1 ISO and choosed sse2 kernel, azalia out audio package and mbr bootloader it was working good except the wifi didn't work, no ci or qe, no hibernation and the booting up was very slow. but then i managed to get the wifi working by taking the ideneb v1.6 10.5.8 ISO disk and boot it up to the custom install bit i choosed from drivers the atheros driver and some other things. from that moment everything was a bit better except i could install new softwares because it was mac os x leopard 10.5.1 so i used ideneb combo upgrade kit to upgrade to 10.5.8 and i choosed the cameleon v2 bootloader and voodo 9.5 kernel. now my system specs are: IBM ThinkPad T41 2373 Specifications Part # 23737FU Key Specifications IBM ThinkPad T41 2373 Manufacturer IBM Manufacturer Part # 2373FU Processor Type Intel Pentium M 1.6 GHz Data Bus Speed 333 MHz Cache Memory Type L2 cache Installed Size 1 MB RAM Installed Size 512 MB Technology DDR SDRAM Memory Speed 333 MHz System Type Notebook Storage Hard Drive 40 GB, 5400 rpm Storage Controller Type IDE Optical Storage Type CD RW / DVD ROM combo, plug in module Read Speed 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD) Write Speed 24x Rewrite Speed 24x Display Type 14.1" TFT active matrix Graphics Processor / Vendor ATI MOBILITY RADEON X300 Video Memory 64 MB Max. Resolution 1024 x 768 Audio Output Type Sound card Compliant Standards DirectSound, AC '97 Telecom Modem Fax / modem Max. Transfer Rate 56 Kbps Networking Networking Network adapter Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b Wireless NIC Intel PRO/Wireless 21000 Expansion Expansion Slots Total 2 ( 1 ) x memory, SO DIMM 200 pin 1 ( 1 ) x CardBus, type I/II Interfaces 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) 2 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 pin USB Type A 1 x parallel - IEEE 1284 (EPP/ECP) - 25 pin D-Sub (DB-25) 1 x infrared - IrDA 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 1 x display / video - S-video output 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm 1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm 1 x docking / port replicator Miscellaneous Features Locking device keyhole (cable lock), system password, hard drive password, power-on password, asset ID, Security Chip, ThinkVantage Embedded Security Subsystem 2.0 Compliant Standards ACPI 2.0, ACPI 1.0b Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional Software Included Drivers & Utilities, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Lotus SmartSuite Millennium, PC Doctor, ThinkVantage Rapid Restore Ultra, IBM Update Connector, InterVideo WinDVD, Lotus Notes Client, ThinkVantage Access Connections, ThinkPad Utilities, Access IBM, ThinkVantage System Migration Assistant, ThinkVantage Software Delivery Assistant, IBM Director Agent, IBM RecordNow, Norton AntiVirus (OEM), IBM Drive Letter Access Battery Technology lithium ion Capacity 4400 mAh Average Run Time 5 hour(s) Installed Qty 1 Ambient Temperature Min Operating Temperature 41 °F Max Operating Temperature 95 °F Humidity Range Operating 8 - 95% Dimensions (W x D x H) Unit 12.2 in x 10 in x 1.2 in Weight Unit 4.9 lbs but my graphics card is ati raedon 7500 32 mb and ram is 1 gb and my processor is intel centrino 1.6 ghz and my wifi card is atheros 5*** i forgot and the problem now is i CAN'T boot into mac WITHOUT the kalyway or ideneb install dvd even though i installed and tried lots of other bootloaders and whenever i try to mount a dmg i get a kernel panic even though i got seatbelt and every time i restart the laptop my airpot connection is reseted and i have to connect again but the thing is i can't just click on connect it says connection failed and the wifi connection turns of for couple of seconds so to connect it to the internet i have to open up safari and click diagnose and connect that way which is really anoying! i hope someone could help me with these problems ive spend 4 months on these problems and i am 13 and new os osx86 I AM SORRY FOR MY BAD ENGLISH!! my thinkpad looks exactly like this with osx86
  2. Atheros AR5006 and 5007 Working.

    please help me i have a ibm thinkpad t41 (2373) and i installed mac os x leopard 10.5.1 (kalyway 10.5.1) and i used ideneb combo upgrade to upgrade it to 10.5.8 and i realised what ever i did my wireless wouldn't work my thinkpad has a atheros wireless card and i tried this from a different web post For the wireless to work, go to folder /System/Library/Extensions/IO80211Family.kext/Contents/PlugIns/AirPortAtheros.kext/Contents/ and open the file Info.plist as super user (sudo vi Info.plist). Add the following text within <IONameMatch> in the key-section <Atheros Wireless LAN PCI></Atheros Wireless LAN PCI>: <string>pci168c,1014</string> Then save and close the file. Set the right permissions sudo chown -R root:wheel /System/Library/Extensions and clean the cache sudo kextcache -k /System/Library/Extensions Then, reboot (preferably with option “-v”). but it never worked so i hope your way works thank you for the file i will reply if it works
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