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Hi All,

 

I'm trying to install Catalina via Clover, however, it hangs on ACPI errors. I've managed to reduce this from 6 to 4, but there's still some outstanding. 

 

I'm thinking this may require DSDT patching to get by, but on the below information, how to do I gauge what I need to locate, and change values to?

I've been lucky with past machines, rarely required a DSDT edit. The EC patch for Catalina has been applied.

Model - Lenovo A540
CPU - Intel® Core® i5-4258U (2.9 GHz)
Chipset - Haswell
Boot - UEFI Clover
GPU - Intel Iris / HD Graphics 5100
Resolution - 1920 x 1080
Storage -  1TB hard drive
RAM - 8GB

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Hi MaLd0n, I've attached the untouched tables within the CLOVER folder, incase there's anything else that could be problematic.

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11 hours ago, theruck said:

try without these kexts

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remove these checkboxes

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remove these checkboxes

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and try again


Hi theruck,

Tried your suggestion, it doesn't get me as far into boot.  

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I was following a guide for Haswell boards here
and I'm using the SMBIOS iMac15,1

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Hi @MaLd0n , do you have any advice on which tables I could look at within the DSDT to progress please?

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