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2014

October

17: Chameleon 2.2 latest version download links updated!

Chameleon 2.2 latest version download links updated!

17. October 2014
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

OS X Yosemite is finally here, get the updated Chameleon trunk version!

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2012

03: Chameleon 2.1 latest version download links updated!

Chameleon 2.1 latest version download links updated!

3. October 2012
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

After almost 3 years of silence you can download the latest trunk revisions again.

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2009

December

11: Chameleon 2.0-RC4 is out!

Chameleon 2.0-RC4 is out!

11. December 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

We’re back again with this new RC4 version. Since the last RC3 release, we received many patches and fixes, and also backported some important features like ATI graphics device injection, EFI64 tables and PCI root configuration. Also added a new boot option for hiding unwanted foreign partitions from the boot menu.

Continue reading "Chameleon 2.0-RC4 is out!" »


September

07: Chameleon 2.0-RC3 with Snow Leopard and Large Disk support

Chameleon 2.0-RC3 with Snow Leopard and Large Disk support

7. September 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

This RC3 build is a small update to RC2, but we’re providing the long-awaited proper Snow Leopard extensions loading and a few fixes like 1TB+ disk addressing support. There are also some changes have been made to the graphics enabler and to the smbios patcher. Also you can even build the Chameleon sources under 10.6.

Continue reading "Chameleon 2.0-RC3 with Snow Leopard and Large Disk support" »


July

25: Chameleon 2.0-RC2 is available with new features and less bugs

Chameleon 2.0-RC2 is available with new features and less bugs

25. July 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

In this new release of Chameleon 2 we have fixed many annoying bugs and also added some cool new features like NVIDIA graphics card detection, automatic RAID booting, enabling HPET on motherboards without BIOS control, setting the built-in flag for ethernet cards, hiding non-bootable HFS partitions.

Continue reading "Chameleon 2.0-RC2 is available with new features and less bugs" »


April

11: VoodooPS2Controller

VoodooPS2Controller

11. April 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Voodoo Team proudly presents VoodooPS2Controller.

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06: New forum is ready & waiting

New forum is ready & waiting

6. April 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Because of the massive amount of comments we get regarding the new Chameleon 2.0RC1 release, we have just opened our new shiny forum! :-)

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March

31: Chameleon 2.0RC1 is out!

Chameleon 2.0RC1 is out!

31. March 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Right before 1st of April we’re gladly introducing the Release Candidate 1 version of Chameleon 2.0 for public download. Now supporting GUI booting, and all other features we mentioned in the previous articles.

Continue reading "Chameleon 2.0RC1 is out!" »


February

08: More new features added to next Chameleon version, part 2.

More new features added to next Chameleon version, part 2.

8. February 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

You may be wondering about what else goodies we will have in the upcoming version. Many of these functions are already implemented in other boot loader releases, but without fighting the annoying size constraints, we can incorporate them all into a single package.

Continue reading "More new features added to next Chameleon version, part 2." »


03: Introducing new features added to next version of Chameleon, part 1.

Introducing new features added to next version of Chameleon, part 1.

3. February 2009
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Finally, we’re getting there. I have no doubts about the most demanding feature is should be a graphical user interface for the boot loader. We have reached to a stage where I can show you something really cool. Yes, we have a fully customizable GUI.

Continue reading "Introducing new features added to next version of Chameleon, part 1." »


2008

October

24: Time to grow up

Time to grow up

24. October 2008
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Tired of choosing many different boot loader solutions, because each version offers a specific feature what others doesn’t?
Besides time and laziness factors there’s a big wall what we hit if we’re going to merge all nice features into a single release: It’s the 64k size limitation of the stage 2 loader. The last pieces of the puzzle has been found, now it’s time to grow up!

Continue reading "Time to grow up" »


June

09: Chameleon 1.0.11 with JMicron IDE DVD, SSE2, AMD K10 Phenom support

Chameleon 1.0.11 with JMicron IDE DVD, SSE2, AMD K10 Phenom support

9. June 2008
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Chameleon 1.0.11 with JMicron IDE DVD, SSE2, AMD K10 Phenom support

Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Got a ‘com.apple.Boot.plist not found’ error while trying to boot your Mac OS X Install DVD when using an IDE optical drive connected to your JMicron controller? Or how about to enjoy the fake EFI features if you have and older SSE2 CPU or a recent AMD system? Chameleon is here again to help You! :-)

Continue reading "Chameleon 1.0.11 with JMicron IDE DVD, SSE2, AMD K10 Phenom support" »


May

30: Chameleon 1.0.10 is available now

Chameleon 1.0.10 is available now

30. May 2008
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Here is the next bug-fix release of Chameleon. Now multiboot works as expected.

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26: Fixed issues with Chameleon and some non-vanilla kernels

Fixed issues with Chameleon and some non-vanilla kernels

26. May 2008
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Kabyl has found that annoying ‘bug’ which caused a kernel panic when using some non-vanilla kernels in conjunction with AppleEFIRuntime.kext.

Continue reading "Fixed issues with Chameleon and some non-vanilla kernels" »


25: Chameleon 1.0.8 is out!

Chameleon 1.0.8 is out!

25. May 2008
Comments [34]


Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

We’re proudly announcing the first public release of Chameleon packages with a separate build and source downloads. Before getting to the details, please take a look at the “Releases” section on the right side :)

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23: IRC chat room is online

IRC chat room is online

23. May 2008
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Do you have any questions? Please feel free to connect to our IRC network at irc.osx86.hu and join to #Chameleon room. We’re waiting for you!

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22: Welcome drink

Welcome drink

22. May 2008
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Article is written by Tamás KOSÁRSZKY.

Welcome to this site. This is an open source project what I believe will make your hackintosh every day life more easier. If you read this article then you will know more about the people behind Chameleon.

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