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Still Waiting For Root Device :(

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Hey Guys

It’s my first topic in here

& I’m new at this OSx86 Stuff

I Hope anybody can Help

I tried 4 different distros 4 osx86

iPC,iDeneb,Kalyway,LawlessPPC 10.5.4


& Still The Same Error


“Still Waiting For Root Device”

I tried to unplug all HDDs & connect only IDE one

Same Thing

I also tried to connect an External HDD

Same Error

I changed the sata controller onboard

Native IDE,Legacy IDE,Raid,SataàAHCI

All of them didn’t work


AMD Phenom I 9550 2.2GHz


Ram 2*2 Hyper X King Ston

Gigabyte 9600 GT

4 HDDs Sata WD 2(500GB),2(320GB)

Creative Audigy Value Sound Card

IDE Asus DvDrw

I Also Tried A Lap Top

Hp Dv5-1125nr

Same Thing On the 4 Distros

Thx In Advance


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It isn't so much the distros that solve this problem but what IOATA kext you use. Try selecting one (just one) other than the vanilla one.

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