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ML - Installed fine, but freezes on first reboot


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Hi there!


I've been running a Lion on my system for almost a year now, and have recently decided to upgrade to Mountain Lion (for extended Nvidia 5xx support).


Using myHack 3.1.2 and a the Mac App Store version of Mountain Lion, I made the installer USB, used PciRoot=0 to get to the installation screen, formatted my drive with Disk Utility and went through the installation procedure without a hitch!


However, booting up into the OS off the hard drive freezes at the Apple logo screen.


Using the verbose "-v" flag, the last line reads:

com.apple.AppleFSCompressionTypeDataless load succeeded


I've tried all sorts of things to get past this error - different boot loaders, removing superfluous hardware, boot flags, etc. but with no luck. Anyone have any idea how to resolve this?






Mobo: Z68X-UD4-B3

CPU: i7 2600K

RAM: 16gb Patriot Sector 5, DDR3

GFX: Gainward GTX 570 Phantom

Optical: Sony Optiarc

PSU: Cooler Master Silent Pro 800w

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