Mac OS X Leopard on Lenovo S10

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Those are quick notes on how to install Mac OS X 10.5.x (Leopard) on the Lenovo IdeaPad S10.

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Now, here’s what I did.

# touch /Volumes/{DISK_NAME}/var/db/.AppleSetupDone

With KextHelper, install the video drivers (AppleIntelGMA950, LaptopDisplay, AppleIntelIntegratedFramebuffer) and reboot. If you get a grey screen on reboot, try rebooting using the -x flag, remove the kext, reinstall the extensions from MSi OSX86 Upgrade Pack v1.5 and reboot.

With KextHelper, install the keyboard and mouse drivers (ApplePS2Controller, AppleACPIPS2Nub). The computer will crash, so hold on the power button and reboot.

Fix the fan, installing AppleACPIPlatform.kext and reboot.

Fix the Wifi and reboot: # sudo ./

Set the timezone and automatic synchronization.

With KextHelper, install ClamshellDisplay.kext and AppleUSBEHCI.kext and reboot.
In a Terminal, “cd /System/Library/Extensions/IOUSBFamily.kext/Contents/Plugins/AppleUSBEHCI.kext/Contents/” and edit Info.plist. Search for “CFBundleVersion3.2.5” and add “OSBundleCompatibleVersion1.0”.

Start OSX86Tools. Run “Repair Permissions”. Run “Clear Extensions Cache”. Reboot.

Fix the sound “sudo rm -rf /System/Library/Extensions/AppleHDA.kext”, install AzaliaAudio.pkg and reboot.

Install chud_4.6.1. Install and run Audieee. Configure the system to autorun it on logon and reboot.

Configure TimeMachine and run update again.