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A kext produced with SDK10.13 will not work in 10.12 and early. VoodooHDA for example.

I am not sure about applications but I prefer to have SDK10.11 which is noticably better.

 

About clover-genconfig. It uses SETTINGS_DATA structure which can deviate between revisions. So clover-genconfig will work only with the same clover revision.

Moreover clover-genconfig must be 64 bit if clover-64 used for the same reason.

It is possible to run OSX 10.7.5-32 using Clover-64 and in this case clover-genconfig-64 should be used even in system-32.

And yes, 32-bit only computer requires Clover-32 and macOS 10.6, not more, and all 32-bit application. Looks like museum exhibit.

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22 minutes ago, Slice said:

And yes, 32-bit only computer requires Clover-32 and macOS 10.6, not more, and all 32-bit application. Looks like museum exhibit.

It was requested

https://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/329777-clover-problems-report-features-request/?do=findComment&comment=2615056

 

https://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/329777-clover-problems-report-features-request/?do=findComment&comment=2615112

 

I thought you meant it doesn't compile.

 

PS: Why are links to specifc posts on new forum broken?

Edited by Zenith432

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Okay, something in AptioMemoryFix is broken (I'm on 4458).

 

When I try to boot, the booting process gets stuck at:

 

Start RandomSeed

End RandomSeed

Error allocating 0x11d60 pages at 000000001531a000 alloc type 2

Couldn't allocate runtime area

.......(and at this point, its dead)....

 

I have an X99 with a 6950x processor, and to get my system to boot I had to go back OSX free 2000 and EMU.  I also tried the AptioMemoryFix from Clover 4509, and it did the same.  Does anyone have any idea what this error means or why with the newer versions of AptioMemoryFix it's showing up?

 

Anyone have the latest AptioMemoryFix and AptioInput (compiled versions)?

Edited by meaganmargaret

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4 hours ago, meaganmargaret said:

Okay, something in AptioMemoryFix is broken (I'm on 4458).

 

When I try to boot, the booting process gets stuck at:

 

Start RandomSeed

End RandomSeed

Error allocating 0x11d60 pages at 000000001531a000 alloc type 2

Couldn't allocate runtime area

.......(and at this point, its dead)....

 

I have an X99 with a 6950x processor, and to get my system to boot I had to go back OSX free 2000 and EMU.  I also tried the AptioMemoryFix from Clover 4509, and it did the same.  Does anyone have any idea what this error means or why with the newer versions of AptioMemoryFix it's showing up?

 

Anyone have the latest AptioMemoryFix and AptioInput (compiled versions)?

 

lastest AptioMemoryFix and AptioInput attached.

AptioInputFix.efi

AptioMemoryFix.efi

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please move away from sf to github, for a more reliable service, easier for everyone to  contribute code and build wiki, as well as PR reviews. 

Edited by Hackmac101

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On 6/12/2018 at 5:57 AM, Hackmac101 said:

please move away from sf to github, for a more reliable service, easier for everyone to  contribute code and build wiki, as well as PR reviews. 

 

What? Anyone can contribute now.... What are you talking about? There is a wiki, that is outdated because the login is broken. There is also a wiki at sourceforge and I have asked several times for users to help migrate and update. Not ONE single person has contacted me to even try. So don't act like we are a support team and you paid for this software. This is educational software and we do this in our spare time for fun. And github has been going downhill and as someone wisely said:

 

17 hours ago, bronxteck said:

LOL are you sure about that Microsoft just bought git[hub]....

 

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i noticed while building clover on 10.14 with xcode 9.4 that i got a popup about lzma compression being out dated and that it was only going to allow it to run this time because it was to old and that i needed to update it for future use. so my question is... should it get updated.

 clover is still using the first public release. https://sourceforge.net/p/cloverefiboot/code/4543/tree//Library/LzmaCustomDecompressLib/LzmaCustomDecompressLib.inf#l6

yet latest is version 18 https://www.7-zip.org/sdk.html.

my question is should that not  be updated especially if OSX will not allow the one in the clover code to run any more? im guessing with another mojave future update

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4 hours ago, bronxteck said:

i noticed while building clover on 10.14 with xcode 9.4 that i got a popup about lzma compression being out dated and that it was only going to allow it to run this time because it was to old and that i needed to update it for future use. so my question is... should it get updated.

 clover is still using the first public release. https://sourceforge.net/p/cloverefiboot/code/4543/tree//Library/LzmaCustomDecompressLib/LzmaCustomDecompressLib.inf#l6

yet latest is version 18 https://www.7-zip.org/sdk.html.

my question is should that not  be updated especially if OSX will not allow the one in the clover code to run any more? im guessing with another mojave future update

This compression used by EDK2

/MdeModulePkg/Library/LzmaCustomDecompressLib

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@slice maybe ANV old project can give you some ideas for edid since it can do multi monitor edid I can't post in the other thread 

 

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55 minutes ago, bronxteck said:

@slice maybe ANV old project can give you some ideas for edid since it can do multi monitor edid I can't post in the other thread 

 

It is system application using system drivers. I asked about Clover.

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On 6/16/2018 at 1:33 PM, JrCs said:

The login to update the clover wiki work if you use a github account.

 

Hey, JrCs, where have you been?? The github login is broken. It fails with:

Authentication failed
Insufficient data from authentication provider, name not provided or empty

I am however logged in to github afterwards... Which makes no sense because I can not edit a page on the wiki.

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After that screen it fails saying:

 

Authentication failed

Insufficient data from authentication provider, email not provided or empty

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      He tried to limit the Notify call by implementing a state change requirement before calling Notify.
       
      Here is the original acpi:
      Scope (_SB) { Device (LID) { Name (_HID, EisaId ("PNP0C0D") /* Lid Device */) // _HID: Hardware ID Method (_LID, 0, NotSerialized) // _LID: Lid Status { Local0 = One Local0 = ^^PCI0.LPCB.EC0.RPIN (0x05, 0x06) If ((Local0 == 0x55)) { Local0 = Zero } Else { Local0 = One } ^^PCI0.GFX0.CLID = Local0 Return (Local0) } } Device (PWRB) { Name (_HID, EisaId ("PNP0C0C") /* Power Button Device */) // _HID: Hardware ID Method (_STA, 0, NotSerialized) // _STA: Status { Return (0x0B) } } } Scope (_SB.PCI0.LPCB.EC0) { Method (_Q81, 0, NotSerialized) // _Qxx: EC Query, xx=0x00-0xFF { Local0 = ^^^^LID._LID () If ((Local0 == Zero)) { ADBG ("LID-OFF") SGOV (0x02030009, Zero) SGOV (0x02060000, Zero) } Else { ADBG ("LID-ON") SGOV (0x02030009, One) SGOV (0x02060000, One) Notify (ALSD, 0x80) // Status Change } Notify (LID, 0x80) // Status Change } } Which he changed to: 
      Scope (_SB) { Device (LID) { Name (_OLD, One) // assuming everything else.. the lid should start open? Name (_HID, EisaId ("PNP0C0D") /* Lid Device */) // _HID: Hardware ID Method (_LID, 0, NotSerialized) // _LID: Lid Status { Local0 = One Local0 = ^^PCI0.LPCB.EC0.RPIN (0x05, 0x06) If ((Local0 == 0x55)) { Local0 = Zero } Else { Local0 = One } Return (Local0) } } Device (PNLF) { Name (_HID, EisaId ("APP0002")) // _HID: Hardware ID Name (_CID, "backlight") // _CID: Compatible ID Name (_UID, 0x0A) // _UID: Unique ID Name (_STA, 0x0B) // _STA: Status } Device (PWRB) { Name (_HID, EisaId ("PNP0C0C") /* Power Button Device */) // _HID: Hardware ID Method (_STA, 0, NotSerialized) // _STA: Status { Return (0x0B) } } } Scope (_SB.PCI0.LPCB.EC0) { Method (_Q81, 0, NotSerialized) // _Qxx: EC Query, xx=0x00-0xFF { Local0 = ^^^^LID._LID () If ((Local0 == Zero)) { ADBG ("LID-OFF") SGOV (0x02030009, Zero) SGOV (0x02060000, Zero) } Else { ADBG ("LID-ON") SGOV (0x02030009, One) SGOV (0x02060000, One) Notify (ALSD, 0x80) // Status Change } If ((^^^^LID._OLD != Local0)) { Notify (LID, 0x80) // Status Change ^^^^LID._OLD = Local0 } } } Besides me not seeing any reason to declare _OLD in LID. The idea itself shouldn't be too bad right? Well, as I said, his fix didn't work.
       
      In fact, to prove that Method _Q81 doesn't have anything to do with the issue at all, I created a Clover/Opencore patch to change _Q81 to XQ81. This resulted in my lid not working at all of course, but the log flooding still persisted!
      So _Q81 doesn't have anything to do with the issue afaik.
       
      Now, further Google searches led me to a chinese post where he tied the issue to VirtualSMC. And indeed, by migrating to FakeSMC the issue is no more.
       
      Unfortunately, I'm very fond of VirtualSMC for various reasons. So I would very much like to keep it. If not I'd have to implement the old way of doing Battery monitoring etcetc. Which isn't very elegant and update proof as it requires DSDT patching.
       
      So, I do believe that the issue may very well be in the DSDT code, perhaps in the ambient light part. I'm not very skilled at this and just started studying the ACPI spec 3 days ago.
       
      Could someone please help me out? Thanks a lot in advance
       
       
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