Opencore-Legacy-Patcher VS OpenCore-Install-Guide

Compare Opencore-Legacy-Patcher vs OpenCore-Install-Guide and see what are their differences.

Opencore-Legacy-Patcher

[Moved to: https://github.com/dortania/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher] (by dortania)
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Opencore-Legacy-Patcher OpenCore-Install-Guide
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Opencore-Legacy-Patcher

Posts with mentions or reviews of Opencore-Legacy-Patcher. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-05-13.
  • Not an iPad Pro Review: Why iPadOS Still Doesn't Get the Basics Right
    3 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 13 May 2024
    You may have success running new enough macOS with OpenCore Legacy Patcher. I use it to run macOS Sonora (current latest version) on a 2015 MacBook Pro (Intel) and it works fine. It’s technically a MacBook Pro 12,1 and I spoof a MacBook Pro 15,2 and mostly all the features I want from the upgraded macOS like handoff etc work. Features that require updated macOS like Contact Key Verification do work.

    Some features that require ARM processors don’t work; for instance, I can’t install or run iOS/iPadOS apps from the App Store, unfortunately, but I don’t really need to do that very badly.

    https://dortania.github.io/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher/

    https://github.com/dortania/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher

    https://discord.com/invite/rqdPgH8xSN

  • Where else to go for specific OpenCore support?
    1 project | /r/OpenCoreLegacyPatcher | 6 Dec 2023
  • macOS Sonoma is setting records for update size
    1 project | news.ycombinator.com | 4 Dec 2023
    At a guess I would say probably using OCLP - https://github.com/dortania/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher - lots of life left in old Mac’s using that tool !
  • 1.2 coming soon?
    1 project | /r/OpenCoreLegacyPatcher | 25 Oct 2023
  • I need help with touch ID
    1 project | /r/OpenCoreLegacyPatcher | 22 Oct 2023
    I had this issue, too. But luckily, I've got a solution. First, you'll need to check your MacOS Sonoma version. If you're using 14.1 beta, this method will NOT work. In such cases, I recommend installing the official 14.0. Thankfully, this commit (https://github.com/dortania/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher/commit/1aee2e5dfa12d10e218a51e4151ac2e96705ae9e) solved the problem! However, the latest OCLP 1.0.1 still doesn't have it. To use it, you can build OCLP from code or use the OCLP Nightly link found here. After you find the nightly link and download OCLP, build it onto your MBP, and after rebooting, install the patches. If you look carefully, you'll see that 'experimental T1 Patches' will be available in the list of post-installation patches.
  • MBP with T1 Touch ID Working on Sonoma!
    1 project | /r/OpenCoreLegacyPatcher | 21 Oct 2023
  • Late 2010 MacBook Air (MacBookAir3,1): Guidance needed
    1 project | /r/OpenCoreLegacyPatcher | 14 Oct 2023
    From what I've assessed reading other posts, Monterey (Ventura has USB & stability issues) with OCLP 0.6.7 is the most stable install for this device (have not yet seen any reports using OCLP 1.0+, although happy to see some new non-Metal fixes going in). This is a bit of a bummer, as Monterey will not likely receive updates past end of 2024 (next year).
  • Enable wifi in Sonoma with Fenvi T919
    1 project | /r/hackintosh | 7 Oct 2023
  • OpenCore Legacy Patcher project brings macOS Sonoma support to 16-year-old Macs
    1 project | news.ycombinator.com | 3 Oct 2023
    I'm not taking a position on OCLP being trustworthy or not, but at least the project appears to be 100% open source [0], which is more than we can say about Apple.

    [0] https://github.com/dortania/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher

  • macOS Sonoma is available today
    8 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 26 Sep 2023
    Have you explored https://github.com/dortania/OpenCore-Legacy-Patcher?

    I have used it before and, in my experience and everyone else I know who has used it, the vast majority of time the newer versions run absolutely fine with no issues. Occasionally some newer features don't work, but I'd but confident that 2015/2017 iMacs would be able to run the latest version no problem.

OpenCore-Install-Guide

Posts with mentions or reviews of OpenCore-Install-Guide. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-12-08.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Opencore-Legacy-Patcher and OpenCore-Install-Guide you can also consider the following projects:

Geforce-Kepler-patcher - Install Nvidia binaries files on Snapshot disk for macOS Monterey 12

hackintosh-msi-gf63-thin-10SCXR - Setting up hackintosh on this MSI laptop - Intel Core i7 10th Gen

Patched-Sur - A simple but powerful patcher for macOS Big Sur.

Hackintosh-ThinkPad-E14 - Files required for prepping a Hackintosh on ThinkPad E14.

big-sur-micropatcher - A primitive USB patcher for installing macOS Big Sur on unsupported Macs

OpenCorePkg - OpenCore bootloader

bigmac - Big Mac, macOS 11 Big Sur and macOS Monterey disk installer and back up tool for Intel based Macs

Patch-HD4000-Monterey - Use Intel HD 4000 on Monterey 12 for Ivy Bridge CPU

ryzen-hackintosh - OpenCore EFI for AMD Ryzen Hackintosh

OC-Gen-X - OpenCore Config Generator

GenSMBIOS - Py script that uses acidanthera's macserial to generate SMBIOS and optionally saves them to a plist.

OSX-KVM - Run macOS on QEMU/KVM. With OpenCore + Monterey + Ventura + Sonoma support now! Only commercial (paid) support is available now to avoid spammy issues. No Mac system is required.

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