Jump to content

Odd behaviour with OpenCore


Recommended Posts

Hi folks, 

 

Two questions regarding OpenCore (I am running Big Sur on a Dell Latitude E7450) :-

1. When using OpenCore to boot into Big Sur, it crashes 2 or 3 time out of 5. I can attach logs but I cannot understand the inconsistency and just wondered if others suffered from this issue.

 

2. When I remove the -v from the config file, using TextEdit, it hardly ever boots. For example, I change:-

<string>keepsyms=1 debug=0x100 darkwake=0 alcid=11 -v</string> 

to 

<string>keepsyms=1 debug=0x100 darkwake=0 alcid=11</string>

 

I have also tried with a space at the end like this ..

<string>keepsyms=1 debug=0x100 darkwake=0 alcid=11 </string>

 

The bootloader recognises the lack of -v and boots 'silently', so it's definitely being picked up but why will it refused to boot ????

 

Should I be using a different editor tool ?

 

Cheers

Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks

 

Can't get ProperTree to work on my Big Sur, but i'll try one of the others you have mentioned :-)

 

Anyone know why ProperTree crashes Python when I open it on Big Sur ?

 

Cheers  

Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks Jake, 

 

Followed the instructions and now have ProperTree working :-) 

 

Unfortunately, I get the same result taking out the -v with ProperTree  .. all very confusing ?!

 

Any ideas .. should I recreate the config.plist file ?

 

Cheers

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • Administrators

There are probably a few things to review given that your config looks like a mix of Dortania's settings + stuff carried over from a previous Catalina setup. For instance: SSDT-EC (which injects a separate EC device), yet your rename device ECDV to EC in your config file. You may also want to revisit those ACPI patches you appear to have carried over in relation to HPET, RTC and TIMR.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...