I am planning to make my hack ready for post High Sierra macos, finally xD So I was looking for a proper AMD GPU, but it is not that easy to find a proper, recent guide for that. So compared a bunch of AMD GPUs, and this one seems to suit my needs the most: XFX RX 5500 XT Thicc II Pro 8GB
Will this graphics card work properly in macos? And what macos version is the minimum here? I read so many contradictory statements, some older said that the RX5xxx support in macos still sucks and is much slower than in Windows. Is this still true? I currently have a nvidia GT1050, I guess it still will beat that nvidia card?
Would this work with old but gold clover (recent version) + lilu and whatevergreen, or should I switch to OpenCore then?
hello everyone, so my Intel HD 530 is not getting recognised by macOS. In the about my mac section, it shows as 'Display 7mb'
Im using HDMI connected to motherboard. I can only boot into os with 0x12345678 or 0x193b0005 as Fake Id and 0x19120000 as platform id with Mac17,1 as smbios. I do have the latest version of Lilu and WhateverGreen installed in boot loader and in L/E too.
I have looked through many forum posts, and have not found a solution yet.
edit: i forgot to change the smbios in the picture, I tried changing to 17,1 and restart, still no luck
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-Extract tables with F4 key in Clover boot screen!
-Run it and send me files!
--Create a bootable copy of El Capitan / Sierra / High Sierra / Mojave
--Install Clover in USB stick
--Replace with my Clover folder
--Install EL Capitan / Sierra / High Sierra and boot into system!
--Install Clover and replace with my folder
--Reboot and activate video!
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-FIX ERRORS AND WARNINGS
--Native Power Management
Use Clover, check Generate P and C States
Install .app, select the required permission and reboot. Work in F1 / F2 keys!
*in some cases .app don't work, check patches in config.plist inside Clover folder Post Install
Device HDEF + AppleAlc + Lilu
--install Lan driver by Mieze
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So I have some less powerful hardware, that's why I'm installing High Sierra in 2020. Anyway, I'm trying to boot from the USB and I get the following errors:
00:000 00:000 OCB: Missing DMG signature, aborting
00:585 00:585 OCB: LoadImage failed - Unsupported
That's it. The logs begin and end there. The rest of the file is zeroes.
Note: I used SSDTTime to make the DSDT dumps for this exact computer
Intel Core i3 (Haswell)
An Intel VGA-Compatible Haswell iGPU
An nVidia Geforce 920m GPU (part of the reason for installing High Sierra)
USB: Intel 8 Series USB xHCI HC
SATA: Intel 8 series SATA Controller
If you need more details, here's my laptop https://www.asus.com/Laptops/X540LJ/ . I have the 512GB version with 4GB of RAM
I found a lot of forum posts about people having the same error, except nothing solved mine. Also, I haven't found anything online about the error with the Missing DMG Signature.
EDIT: If anybody needs my config.plist, feel free to ask for it and I'll happily post it
Trying to get Hardware Acceleration working on my Hackintosh (HEVC Support) however I am such a noob, OpenCore is very new to me and would love some support.
I have included screenshots and the EFI that is currently working on my System, I have USB 2 & 3.0 all working, however, the only thing I can fault is my GPU not being hardware acceleration enabled.
Final Cut Pro X - Recognises GPU
VideoProc - Doesn't recognise anything.
(I am running the latest version of OpenCore 0.5.9)
Things I've tried: I tried following the post https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/catalina-10-15-2-update-lost-hevc-h265-acceleration.288563/ - No Luck
I have also tried: https://forums.macrumors.com/threads/activate-amd-hardware-acceleration.2180095/page-53?post=28255048#post-28255048 - No luck either!
My friend online tells me I shouldn't need such Kext as he has the same build as me but when I load his EFI on my system it boots with no USB 2 or 3.0 (I'm keeping his EFI off here as I've uploaded mine.)
Please note: I appreciate all (any) pieces of advice and please do bear in mind that I am a noob and may need whatever you say simplifying as I can get easily confused.