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djfremen

Quadro FX3800 & Quadro FX1500

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Hey guys,

 

I have three XW8400 running avid media composer well in Lion 10.7.4.

 

The only thing lacking is Quartz Extreme. I have to boot in "arch=i386" because of the nVidia conflict and of course laggy video.

 

I've searched the net for two hours and looked over many posts. Looks like the only viable option to get Q/E on these machines in EFI String from an 8800.

 

I assume I'd disable Graphics Enabled = yes in org.chameleon.Boot.plist.

 

Does this seem like the proper solution?

 

Anyone have a success story with either of these cards in Lion?

 

Thanks much,

 

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Using my DSDT injection method with the Nvidia Mac OS X Drivers seems to work for the majority of Nvidia GPUs.

 

Mac OS X Nvidia Drivers:

 

http://www.nvidia.com/object/macosx-270.00.00f06-driver.html

 

DSDT injection using my Guide:

 

http://rampagedev.wordpress.com/2012/07/31/how-to-inject-your-nvidia-fermi-graphic-card-into-a-dsdt/

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