Chimera 1.5 Update: Sandy Bridge HD 3000 Onboard Graphics Support

Today MacMan updated Chimera to version 1.5.0. 

Chimera v1.5 Changes:
  • Intel HD 3000 Onboard Graphics now supported with full acceleration via GraphicsEnabler!
    • No DSDT edits or kext edits necessary
    • Multiple connectors available with MacBookPro8,x or MacMini5,x smbios.plist.
    • /Extra/ is now depreciated
      • /Extra/org.chameleon.Boot.plist MUST be used
      • Chimera installer automatically renames this file
    • Added GraphicsEnabler auto-detection for 12 additional AMD 6000 cards
    • Supports both 10.7.x Lion and 10.6.x Snow Leopard
    • Based on Chameleon 2.0 source
    Chimera 1.5 is recommended for all systems. There is a standalone installer, available at For bug reporting, feature requests, and general feedback please use the Chimera forum.

    -tonymacx86 & MacMan
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