Talk:MacBookPro8,1/8,2/8,3 (2011)

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rc.local depreciated

Is it safe to remove the bit in the keyboard and touchpad section about using rc.local. I updated the section but I don't know if I should just take that section out. Is anyone still using initscripts?

Kopkins (talk) 04:36, 9 May 2013 (UTC)

Arch do not support initscripts any more. All relate info should be removed. Just make sure needed systemd info is provided before remove. -- Fengchao (talk) 05:44, 9 May 2013 (UTC)

Obsolete information about kernel params

The 8,2/8,3 section mentions having to pass specific kernel parameters but according to this bug report that should no longer be needed --Madpet (talk) 12:58, 20 July 2020 (UTC)

Alright, I just tried installing Arch on a completely wiped Macbook8,2 (Early 2011 model), and the only kernel parameter that needed to be added for things to work correctly was `radeon.modeset=0` (if not added, the screen freezes during boot). All the other stuff seems to be obsolete - the page could do with a cleanup. --Madpet (talk) 16:19, 20 July 2020 (UTC)
The 8,1 section mentions "i915.enable_fbc=1 usbcore.autosuspend=1 h". Is the space between "1" and "h" an accident? Is the sole "h" a typo? I can't find anything about a kernel parameter that's just "h". ThermonuclearWarthog (talk) 20:53, 22 January 2021 (UTC)