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updating EFI Firmware of MBP to vers 1.5 makes live unusable

Posted: Tue Apr 22, 2008 9:32 am
by TomSwitz
hi all

since i've updated the efi firmware of my macbook, live is having constantly audio dropouts. the cpu meter is jumping around like gone mad. 8O

installing the controller app "cool book controller" helped a bit. this app controls the cpu adressing speed and sets the cpu clock to more constant values. now my mbp gets cooking hot, but dropouts still persist, even at low cpu usage.

anyone experiencing same problem??

tom

oops - live can be so easy!!!

Posted: Tue Apr 22, 2008 10:01 am
by TomSwitz
YES! turning off AIRPORT seemed to solve the problem-- :D

Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2008 12:22 am
by donnydonny
Sounds like a problem with the Airport update.

http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jsp ... 4&tstart=0

Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2008 9:36 pm
by timothyallan
search for my fix in the general area