Well, I'll try it out soon, I'm stuck somewhere else for now, but IIRC I have tried memory offsets with the same result.
But again I'll test it out in a few days to a week once IPC is fully functioning.
Thanks for your replies, I'll post updates.
P.S. I have also been told that the issue may be in Bochs' VBE, so I'll try other "platforms" - lack of better term - including Physical HW