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hackintosh_vm [2017/01/28 17:40]
pegasus Fixed copy target path
hackintosh_vm [2017/01/28 18:43]
pegasus make kernel read-only
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   - Continue following his instructions up to where the VM reboots itself after the first stage of installation.   - Continue following his instructions up to where the VM reboots itself after the first stage of installation.
   - We need to do some post-install prep work to get the newly-installed system to boot. Boot back into the installer and follow the instructions in [[http://​forum.amd-osx.com/​viewtopic.php?​f=24&​t=80|this AMD OS X post]]. Wherever he says "USB installer"​ read "DVD image"​.   - We need to do some post-install prep work to get the newly-installed system to boot. Boot back into the installer and follow the instructions in [[http://​forum.amd-osx.com/​viewtopic.php?​f=24&​t=80|this AMD OS X post]]. Wherever he says "USB installer"​ read "DVD image"​.
-  - At the end of that, when attempting to boot into the installed system image, if you experience a complaint about AHCI not being "able to find a driver for this platform" ​and a crash/hang, reset the VM and try again using the boot parameter ''​KernelBooter_kexts=Yes''​+  - At the end of that, when attempting to boot into the installed system image, if you experience a kernel panic "Unable ​to find a driver for this platform: ACPI", reset the VM and try again using the boot parameter ''​KernelBooter_kexts=Yes''​
   - The system should now start successfully. Configure as desired.   - The system should now start successfully. Configure as desired.
 +  - Make the kernel read-only with ''​chmod -w /​Volumes/​HD-NAME/​System/​Library/​Kernels/​kernel''​ so system updates don't overwrite it with a non-AMD-compatible one and cause a boot loop.
   - //​Optional//:​ download and install the [[https://​github.com/​pmj/​virtio-net-osx|VirtIO OSX network driver]] and change the network device on the VM from ''​e1000''​ to **VirtIO** for optimal performance.   - //​Optional//:​ download and install the [[https://​github.com/​pmj/​virtio-net-osx|VirtIO OSX network driver]] and change the network device on the VM from ''​e1000''​ to **VirtIO** for optimal performance.
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