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@Slice KernelPM->False is the old style patch for a single MSR that used to not work even under Haswell-E if I recall from memory. So unless the new Broadwell-E patches depend on this flag, which I believe they don't, I doubt it would be of any help. But maybe we can redefine its meaning, and make the new patches dependent on it too!

 

 

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Maybe you missed an old post where apianti said to a my request to ask @sys and@Sherlocks if I find I repost it

in my case was perfect 4081 release with previous OSX but it seems to have problem with High Sierra.I will try again

thank you again

On 4081, you dont have any issue. Because r4081 dosnt have autopatch. Upto 4128, there is no autopatch.

 

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4081 is compatible with latest High Sierra?

 

On 4081, you dont have any issue. Because r4081 dosnt have autopatch. Upto 4128, there is no autopatch.

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4081 is compatible with latest High Sierra?

I dont know. You have to test.

I know sure one, old clover had old firmwareinfo for high sierra. I can't remember exact info. I used r4245.

 

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that's why I could boot with anything up 4128 in Sierra!!! in High Sierra all ok with 4233

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no it doesn't work for me..and also it did some confusion if you have two or more disk with efi..a sort of mix

I will try to escalate clover version before the auto patch implementation

thank you

I dont know. You have to test.
I know sure one, old clover had old firmwareinfo for high sierra. I can't remember exact info. I used r4245.

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I knew for Skylake and above...not for  Broadwell ep

 

if you have some link I will study! :-)

 

This is from 10.12 System :) and old Clover. Also on my motherboard I can select HWP as Native or OOB so ...

IA32_TSC_DEADLINE................(0x6E0) : 0xB36F46C0344

IA32_PM_ENABLE...................(0x770) : 0x1 (HWP Supported and Enabled)

IA32_HWP_CAPABILITIES............(0x771) : 0x65397FF
-----------------------------------------
 - Highest Performance.................. : 255
 - Guaranteed Performance............... : 151
 - Most Efficient Performance........... : 83
 - Lowest Performance................... : 6

IA32_HWP_REQUEST................(0x774) : 0xFF00
-----------------------------------------
 - Minimum Performance................. : 0
 - Maximum Performance................. : 255
 - Desired Performance................. : 0
 - Energy Efficient Performance........ : 0
 - Package Control..................... : 0

IA32_HWP_STATUS..................(0x777) : 0x0
-----------------------------------------
 - Guaranteed Performance Change....... : 0 (has not occured)
 - Excursion To Minimum................ : 0 (has not occured)

Also is there a way to disable all XCPM patches inside the clover? The sleep is broken on our CPUS (reboot on the wake) so I wanted so see if the XCPM had any effect on it?

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This is from 10.12 System :) and old Clover. Also on my motherboard I can select HWP as Native or OOB so ...

IA32_TSC_DEADLINE................(0x6E0) : 0xB36F46C0344

IA32_PM_ENABLE...................(0x770) : 0x1 (HWP Supported and Enabled)

IA32_HWP_CAPABILITIES............(0x771) : 0x65397FF
-----------------------------------------
 - Highest Performance.................. : 255
 - Guaranteed Performance............... : 151
 - Most Efficient Performance........... : 83
 - Lowest Performance................... : 6

IA32_HWP_REQUEST................(0x774) : 0xFF00
-----------------------------------------
 - Minimum Performance................. : 0
 - Maximum Performance................. : 255
 - Desired Performance................. : 0
 - Energy Efficient Performance........ : 0
 - Package Control..................... : 0

IA32_HWP_STATUS..................(0x777) : 0x0
-----------------------------------------
 - Guaranteed Performance Change....... : 0 (has not occured)
 - Excursion To Minimum................ : 0 (has not occured)

Also is there a way to disable all XCPM patches inside the clover? The sleep is broken on our CPUS (reboot on the wake) so I wanted so see if the XCPM had any effect on it?

I am trying by now clover rev 4128 as @Sherlocks advice me (no auto patch inside I think)

Disable all clover patches for unsupported CPU as our in latest clover  is not possible as @slice said few post ago

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@Slice

to solve some problem from automatic patch applied for unsupported CPU by clover I am trying old clover version

with your commit rev 4128 I have a strange behaviour

I apply like it is useful for my cpu this kextsToPatch (I know it like 5960x Brumbaer patch)

IOPCIFamily

find

4881fb00 000040

replace

4881fb00 000080

 

If I use it inside KextsToPatch config.plist section my system reboots on PCI configuration begin

if I put it in wrong section KernelToPatch system starts fine as always

 

I know it is an old version but I don't know if there is another newer version to try without automatic unsupported cpu patching applied by default

 

Thank you

 

by the way

above problem apart my system seems to not suffer of strange reboot.so this clover release is fully working for me

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every time I update clover, I have on boot a new entry. I have 4 in total. Is it an issue that will be fixed in future or it has been fixed? I'm on clover 4220 right now

 

forgot to tell you: running on high Sierra 10.13 directly updated from 12.6 with APFS conversion

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every time I update clover, I have on boot a new entry. I have 4 in total. Is it an issue that will be fixed in future or it has been fixed? I'm on clover 4220 right now

 

forgot to tell you: running on high Sierra 10.13 directly updated from 12.6 with APFS conversion

It isn't an issue. Clover is detecting properly. You can hide the entry/ies you don't want.

 

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I've tried to install Clover(r4243) on High Sierra to make bootable USB along with High Sierra installation image. But PKG installation is failed without any detailed information. When I tried to install Clover PKG, High Sierra shows a warning that this pkg might not be compatible to HS.

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I've tried to install Clover(r4243) on High Sierra to make bootable USB along with High Sierra installation image. But PKG installation is failed without any detailed information. When I tried to install Clover PKG, High Sierra shows a warning that this pkg might not be compatible to HS.

You need to have SIP Security disable and the Gatekeeper for using a package in Sierra and also High Sierra

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I am trying by now clover rev 4128 as @Sherlocks advice me (no auto patch inside I think)

Disable all clover patches for unsupported CPU as our in latest clover  is not possible as @slice said few post ago

I didn't say "it is impossible", I just wonder why it is not done.

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Sorry You say for some patches is possible for other not

 

I don't know things about gerarchy in clover devs decision, but Automatic patches for unsupported cpu cause some problem @different users using unsupported cpu (in my case a xeon 2696 V4)

this is not a complaint to yours great help to Hackintosh community and I know it is impossible to listen all users wishes because often are no sense requests

 

However I can solve this problems using old clover compatible release with High Sierra and for me it is enough!

Thank you again to you and all clover devs :)

 

I didn't say "it is impossible", I just wonder why it is not done.

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I’ll second that.

 

Is there a way to move cpu autopatches to a menu so can be disable if needed, or even maybe it’s own menu with field so people can activate and/or change the values?

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@fabiosun, 


what are your problems with new autopatching feature? Random reboots?  I've been using it for two months without any problem. I didn't try 10.13 yet but in 10.12.6 my setup is stable.


I will share some info about my config so that you can test as we have same mobo.

 

Which aptio fix are you using? Since June I droped nick`s solution and I've been using  apianti's solution (loading an efi driver he wrote from clover shell to inspect memory map and then using aptiofixv2 with slide boot arg pointing to a big chunk of memory, in our mobo its slide=128 at least in my current 1504 bios version). I can boot with thunderbolt enabled in bios and of course with one nvidia gfx card (never tried two or more). 


 

Bios: attached screencaps for cpu config

 

Clover: attached my efi folder with latest clover, you will have to adapt to your config. In config plist I deleted smbios so you can use yours. You will have to change also ssdt for pm.

 

If you need any other config from bios just tell me.

BiosCpu.zip

EFI-X99-Deluxe2.zip

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      Alteration during macOS installation

      Boot from USB > Clover menu > Install macOS from Install macOS Catalina > screen works fine
      Boot from USB > Clover menu > Install macOS from MacintoshHD > black screen
      Booting from USB > Clover menu > Boot macOS from MacintoshHD > screen works fine.

      In the first and third stages, screen works fine. In the second stage the screen goes black although the installation continues. The user has nothing to do at this moment so you can leave the PC working until the Clover menu is shown again, the screen is recovered, the initial account options can be configured and you can enter into the newly installed system with correct resolution and acceleration.
      This behavior is not corrected even by placing Lilu and WhateverGreen into the USB device. At least in my case I have not found a solution for it. Yo can install macOS perfectly with that drawback of not seeing how it progresses during the second phase of the installation.

      Only 2 connectors of the 5 available work

      This card has 3 Display Port (DP) ports, 1 HDMI port and 1 DVI port. In my case, only 2 DP work, those that are further from the HDMI connector. It is enough if you use a single monitor or 2 monitors that can be connected by DP. But if you want to have 3 or more connected devices or some of them only have HDMI, it is necessary to enable the 5 connectors or at least 4 of them since the DVI is obsolete and does not allow resolutions as high as DP and HDMI.
      User foxbox has proposed a solution in a thread titled [Solved] Sapphire RX 580 Nitro + SE | black screen on HDMI and DVI. Must inject from Clover a modification to the Orinoco framebuffer (which is used in the RX 580 card) so that the 5 connectors lack a fixedly assigned address and, instead, receive it dynamically. This change is made from the KextsToPatch section of Clover. Read the post from foxbox.
      This has to be accompanied by 3 changes in the Graphics section of Clover: Orinoco in FB Name / Inject ATI / 5 in Video Ports. I have tested this solution in macOS Catalina and it effectively enables the 5 ports of the card but, since I only use 1 monitor, I have removed it and I am with Lilu and WhateverGreen.
       

    • By zazman
      Bonjour,
       
      Je rencontre un souci depuis la dernière maj supplémentaire catalina 10.15.4, même chose pour la 10.15.5 aujourd'hui : après le début de l'update, lorsque le pc redémarre, je ne vois pas le volume d'installation dans les volumes de l'écran de boot clover (v5118). j'ai juste Preboot dans les volumes cachés au démarrage, et j'ai essayé de les afficher, le préboot de l'install apparait bien mais le boot n'aboutit jamais par ce biais. du coup, je suis bloqué en 10.15.4. Auriez-vous une idée du problème ?
    • By y010204025
      Perhaps it was the first NEC (Lenovo) Lavie Z HZ550 to install hackintosh. I hope more people who like Lavie Z series can experience Hackintosh at HZ550. She is really great.
       
      I found HZ550 & HZ750 on the Chinese website, which is amazing. It weighs only 790g, 13.3 inches, and the standard 2k screen, which is too attractive to me. I am a Hackintosh enthusiast. I think HZ550 or HZ750 with MacOS is the best Unfortunately, the Lavie Z series is not listed in China, only exists in the Japanese and American markets, and in the Japanese market is the NEC brand, while the American market uses the Lenovo logo.
       
      Fortunately, I got an HZ550 from Taobao. Yes, not HZ750. In comparison, HZ750 has more touch screens and 360 ° flip. These are hard to attract me. More importantly, HZ750 is about 200g heavier than HZ550 That's why I chose HZ550. Well, because he is only 2,000 RMB.
       
      The specific introduction can refer to NEC Japan official website:http://nec-lavie.jp/products/hz13b/
       
      The HZ550 hardware list I obtained:
                                    
                       -/+:.          ningnan@ningnandeMacBook-Air
                      :++++.          OS: 64bit Mac OS X 10.15.5 19F96
                     /+++/.           Kernel: x86_64 Darwin 19.5.0
             .:-::- .+/:-``.::-       Uptime: 19m
          .:/++++++/::::/++++++/:`    Packages: 1
        .:///////////////////////:`   Shell: zsh 5.7.1
        ////////////////////////`     Resolution: 3840x2160
       -+++++++++++++++++++++++`      DE: Aqua
       /++++++++++++++++++++++/       WM: Quartz Compositor
       /sssssssssssssssssssssss.      WM Theme: Blue (Dark)
       :ssssssssssssssssssssssss-     Disk: 11G / 108G (12%)
        osssssssssssssssssssssssso/`  CPU: Intel Core i7-5500U @ 2.40GHz
        `syyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy+`  GPU: Intel Iris Graphics 6100
         `ossssssssssssssssssssss/    RAM: 4376MiB / 8192MiB
           :ooooooooooooooooooo+.    
            `:+oo+/:-..-:/+o+/-     
       
       
      Advantages: small size, light weight, 2K screen, 8G memory, 512g SSD, keyboard feels good, and wireless network card can be replaced, which is unimaginable in today's thin and light books.
      Disadvantages: The sound is small, almost the same as the mosquitoes.
       
      Ok, bragging is over!
      In order to use the wireless network, I changed the wireless network card from inter 7265 to BCM94352ZAE. Some people called it DW1560. It is uncomfortable that in China, this card and his elder brother DW1830 were hyped to a high price of 480RMB. of. Fortunately, I bought it early, and this card is also very stable under win10, and there is no high delay and outage. The hard disk should be PM951 of Samsung, not PM981, which is lucky.   Before installing Hackintosh: You need to prepare a 16G U disk, SanDisk is not a rough choice for making MacOS installation disk, I used the latest MacOS Catalina 10.15.5, got config.plist from Rehabman, and put together an EFI, the latest version of clover and kext drivers. Thanks to Rehabman and the developers of the Black Apple community. I do n’t like that OC team very much.
      Make an installation disk: If you have a computer running MacOS, you can use the command line to make it, if you do n’t have a computer running MacOS, you can try VMware, I know that the insanelymac forum allows discussion, or use ether to write the image to U disk, use the EFI I provided to boot into the installation process.   BIOS setting: Press F12 at boot to enter the BIOS settings, Tab switches to "Security-Secure boot", set to "DISable", this is what we need, and switch to "Boot -Boot devices", set the U disk as the first boot item You can directly enter the clover guide interface, please follow it for google it.
      It is worth noting that the remaining space of your EFI partition needs to be greater than 200M, otherwise, the disk format will be wrong. In addition, the format partition format is APFS, do not choose to encrypt, your data is not valuable, at least you must have this awareness of Hackintosh, the file safe is also the same, do not enable, do not use to find your mac, otherwise, change the machine, OK .   Fortunately, no additional ssdt patch is required. All the patch functions are implemented through clover. The flat Apple is turned on. This is to solve the problem of the flower screen. You can find a solution yourself.
      Experience your black apple, this will bring a better experience than MacBook Pro. EFI_HZ550.zip
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