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by Anastasius
Fri Jul 27, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

jzhang18 wrote: Where is your kext file? I cannot find it in your latest zip files.
-Jack
It's in the step 20 (see my first post).

As about Mountain Lion - it seems we need the 64bit X3100 graphic drivers first
by Anastasius
Tue Jul 24, 2012 8:22 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

I added new SD Card drivers (Ricoh) to the original post. They are more stable for me
by Anastasius
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:42 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

bynce I use a standard BIOS from Lenovo v 1.25. You can download it here: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/default.page? Just type in your model and it will give you the right BIOS. As about DSDT - you can download it from my previous post. Please note that you may need a different DSDT or...
by Anastasius
Sun Apr 15, 2012 4:15 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

I updated my original manual in the first post of this thread to v1.2. What's new: 1) Bluetooth now works for me out of the box after I did a clean Lion 10.7 install and updated with 10.7.2. Apple Magic Mouse and Bluetooth Keyboard work too. 2) I installed the following SDHC drivers and have SD Card...
by Anastasius
Sat Apr 14, 2012 5:53 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Joeminati wrote:I am not the best at where to code.

Can I just run Kext helper or an app for the kexts and drivers will automatically update? :wink:
You don't need to code - just copy files in places and run the commands in Terminal.
by Anastasius
Tue Apr 10, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

*****Expletives removed by Moderator*****... Another kernel panic. You might have to just explain to me like I am an idiot. :\ You just need a little more time to get comfortable with all that stuff ;) You need to place these files: http://www.mediafire.com/?i09ptrkjar6m23g into /System/Library/Ext...
by Anastasius
Sat Apr 07, 2012 12:25 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

In what order do you recommend that I install these? First Replace the Extra folder and then reboot and then kext? Or Kext and then Extra and reboot? Sorry I keep asking questions. I just hate the slow install time on the slow CD drive on the Ultrabay. It doesn't actually matter: you can replace Ex...
by Anastasius
Sat Apr 07, 2012 11:29 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Anastasius, Ive been reading your posts for the IBM x61t and how you achieved OSX on it. I am so close but need help with the post up. I was trying to mix in post and pre instructions based on your guide. I basically got iAtk0s L2 Lion to boot up and install no problem with the selection of what wa...
by Anastasius
Tue Apr 03, 2012 12:48 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Is there a 'best' Thinkpad for OSX?
Replies: 8
Views: 13722

Re: Is there a 'best' Thinkpad for OSX?

I have X61t 7767 and everything is working. This even includes a fingerprint reader, SD card reader, Sleep, Speedstep and tablet keys.
by Anastasius
Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:05 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Great Gatsby wrote:
Another update FYI: The person who had requested FileVault 2 support for Chameleon on the project's bug tracker in February has now published her first findings on the topic:
Yeah, I see it's quite a complex task :) I hope someone finally makes it until the end of the year at least :)
by Anastasius
Mon Mar 05, 2012 1:34 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

This is an awesome thread...Got my old X61 going with 10.7.3 and it is great! The tutorial on the first page worked perfectly. The only outstanding issue that I have is getting the tablet/stylus to work. I've installed the tablet enabler kext. I can see it loaded in system profiler. Tablet magic is...
by Anastasius
Fri Mar 02, 2012 1:25 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Yes, I'v done that. there actually were no 10.7.3, I could not boot OS after combo update, so I recovered back to 10.7.2 from time machine backup. unfortunately battery indicator and tablet features does not work any more. It worked well before... Sorry to ask but did you really check your /System/...
by Anastasius
Fri Mar 02, 2012 12:46 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

After unsuccessful installation of 10.7.3. I restored from backup my old 10.7.2. But now I have problems with battery indicator. It does show when charging, but when unplugged, there is no info about how much time or % left, just "not charging". I tried to reinstall ACPI, voodoo battery kexts, but ...
by Anastasius
Mon Feb 27, 2012 4:01 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

I got finally and absolutely Apple Magic Mouse (Bluetooth) to work with integrated Bluetooth (Broadcom 2045B) in X61! It even connects automatically after sleep :) :D

Please check the new section Getting Bluetooth to work with Apple Magic Mouse in my manual in the first post.
by Anastasius
Fri Feb 24, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

joakro wrote:If someone got the kext for cardbus pcmcia or a way to compile the old sl kext for lion please contact me.
Here's the IOPCMCIAFamily.kext. It worked on 10.6.X but I never tried it on 10.7
http://www.mediafire.com/?1aiof3l358q3z5e
by Anastasius
Sun Feb 19, 2012 10:39 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

HI, I found this UPEK driver that works on my t61p. Maybe it will work also on x61! http://support.authentec.com/Downloads/DownloadManager.aspx?EntryId=121 I take this opportunity to ask you if multitouch works too (with fingers lets say...) as I maybe be interested in changing laptop since i'm mov...
by Anastasius
Thu Feb 16, 2012 6:52 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Just to keep you updated: FileVault 2 support has finally made it onto Chameleon's bugtracker as issue no. 213: http://forge.voodooprojects.org/p/chameleon/issues/213/ The same person - not me - has also opened a forum thread about the issue, maybe we can expect some more information about it in th...
by Anastasius
Mon Jan 30, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Is there full graphics support on Lion now? QE/CI, Brightness, Display Resolution? I've got an SGXA+ display. On my X3100, 1024x768 everything absolutely works including OpenGL & QE/CI, except brightness control Any chance for PCMCIA support? A useful thing are the 2-port USB 2.0 cards which don't ...
by Anastasius
Tue Jan 24, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

I just wanted to share, I found old wifi card BCM94311MCAG from my dead hp dv6000, installed it and it works... :P Just no Airport... Good news! :) Could you use SwitchResX latest version to rotate x61t internal screen by 90 or 270 degree? I tested it, 180 degree is fine, But not 90 or 270 degree. ...
by Anastasius
Sun Jan 22, 2012 5:15 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Is it possible to make screen rotate automatically? or at least by button? I installed SpecialKeys, but it does not help. I tried to configure it myself, no luck... You'll need SwitchResX. It's very cheap and does what it does - rotates any monitor you have. You'll experience some issues though whe...
by Anastasius
Tue Jan 17, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

I'm finally testing Bluetooth :) Did any one try to use Apple's Bluetooth mouse or keyboard on Mac OS X? I tried, all went well, except when I go to sleep and then back I have to enable again these devices everywhere or else they won't work. (though I added them to "Favorites" in Bluetooth Mac OS X ...
by Anastasius
Thu Jan 12, 2012 9:56 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Im just writing email with them back and forth. Im waiting for a special version of the driver which is supposed to allow pen & finger input. Well see. If everything works ill ask for a discount. But lets see how it goes first. Ill keep you updated. BTW: How about your work on the driver update. Wi...
by Anastasius
Mon Jan 09, 2012 7:00 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

What program you use to see the temp of the CPU? I use iSTAT 2, and get just hdd temp. No cpu info. iStat menus 2. You'll need my DSDT and FakeSMC with plugins installed for monitoring. All of these are included in my package from the first post. I tried the touch base driver (theres a driver for I...
by Anastasius
Thu Dec 08, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Annoying buzzing noise on T60p
Replies: 2
Views: 3672

Re: Annoying buzzing noise on T60p

It seems you faced a problem with C-States switching which occurs on Windows sometimes as well. http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Problem_with_high_pitch_noises If so you need to edit your C-States scheme which is a kind of complex thing. You can try also replacing IOPlatformPluginFamily.kext. If you're...
by Anastasius
Wed Nov 30, 2011 3:49 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

jzhang18 , thanks for the info and please hold on! I'm working on a modified version of my X61T package that will get rid of graphics and SMC errors. Hopefully will release it soon. Geraldo , jzhang18 , guys How does SSD feel itself on Lion and X61? Does it get approved by BIOS? Any side issues? I'...
by Anastasius
Tue Nov 29, 2011 3:56 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Which is a real pity, because IMHO FileVault 2 is the killer feature of Lion (all the others are rather not features I've been deeply missing in Snow Leopard so far :|). Yeah, I'm itching to use it and still not found the way as well :( I know for sure, iStat Menu needs SMCITEController.kext. so I ...
by Anastasius
Mon Nov 28, 2011 11:01 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Thank you, Geraldo ! Yep, .dsl is the source and .aml is the binary :) When you don't use smbios.plist, the Mac doesn't know your exact C-States/P-States/Power management scheme and fan management won't work. And as well you may get freezes when extensively using some OpenGL software like games, Pho...
by Anastasius
Sun Nov 27, 2011 11:17 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Thanks! Right now I'm trying to solve the problem you're facing - speeding up original Apple MacBook model on Lion. I was able to do it (will post later how I did it) but I get mixed results. Sometimes my X61 gets frozen, I'm trying to resolve it with FakeSMC and dsdt. Can you please post here (on m...
by Anastasius
Sun Nov 27, 2011 7:10 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Geraldo wrote:Wow Anastasius, you opened a whole new door for me here. Great post. Thank you. ....
Great to hear it! You're welcome! :)
Can you please share here your smbios.plist, dsdt.aml (from /Extra) and FakeSMC.kext (wherever you hold it)? Thanks!
by Anastasius
Sat Nov 26, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61
Replies: 325
Views: 329098

Re: Lion Mac OS X 10.7 on Thinkpad X61

Hey, yes I read the things about the freezes. The questions pointed more in the direction of the sleept problem. In the System Info it says I got a 17" Macbook pro. Is there anyway I can change that serial, and if, what would be the correct model to go with. Thank you very much! Geraldo Basically y...

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