10.7.2 Update, or “Who turned out the lights?”

I updated my hack to 10.7.2 today and watched her boot up to a black screen. More accurately, the monitor went to sleep immediately upon loading the OS X GUI. The interwebs indicated that the EFI string I’m using to inject my NVIDIA GTS 250 graphics card was causing the problem. Sure enough, I removed…

10.6.8 Software Update on OSx86, or The Slowest My Hackintosh Has Ever Been

Overview The bad news: After installing the 10.6.8 software update, my hackintosh booted in slow motion. The good news: I fixed it (and I’ll explain how). Context This is an OSx86 post.  The OSx86 community is dedicated to running Apple’s advanced OS X operating system openly on standard x86 hardware, not just Macs.  It’s a…