Thanks. I'll try disabling that feature tomorrow. So far resetting SMC and PRAM hasn't helped a whole lot, at least not with the temperature and fan speed issues.SPECIAL WARNING: The following nVidia drivers are only for Mac OS X 10.8.2. Installation on any other system version will result in the inability to boot the machine until the kernel extensions are removed and the original kernel extensions reinstalled
I doubt it's a hardware defect, it happend in 2 different machines. A mac mini 2010 and a macbook 2012, so it's gotta be software related somehow...
Thanks for all your advice :)
I'm going to try to find the thread from Omegal with the nVidia drivers for 10.8.2. They may well fix some of what you're seeing, and they're literally several months
newer that what Apple is using.
I'll edit this post with the information once I have it.
as well as CUDA update
ALso to note although the 2012 macbook pros are not listed. these drivers very much fix bugs and improve performance on them, you just have to modfiy installer to allow installation on non mac pro system. Reports are that gaming performance should be greatly improved in some areas.
If you are unsure about how to modify the installer to install the drivers on the MBP/rMBP, you should be able to use Pacifist to install those drivers as well.
Pacifist can be found here:
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