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    Well, the cpu is the OWC-branded Mercury Extreme,...

    Well, the cpu is the OWC-branded Mercury Extreme, not PowerLogix. It has worked absolutely trouble-free except for this OS 9 booting issue, if it is indeed the cpu that's actually causing the...
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    Just wanted to offer an update on my progress: ...

    Just wanted to offer an update on my progress:



    I removed the 64 MB RAM and shifted the other sticks up into the open slot. I noticed that some video artifacts that appeared in one game I play...
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    OK, I'll give that a try. hahahah! Nope,...

    OK, I'll give that a try.




    hahahah! Nope, sorry, no can do on that one. I'm an OS X convert now!
    ;)
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    The gigabit G4 has 100 Mhz bus. The 64 MB RAM is...

    The gigabit G4 has 100 Mhz bus. The 64 MB RAM is original with the machine. I've thought of pulling it, so I think I'll go ahead and do so.



    No, but I will.




    Do I need to worry about...
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    I'm sure the disk is fine. I have booted OS X...

    I'm sure the disk is fine. I have booted OS X from it recently.


    Actually, I'm quite happy with OS X. It took a while to get used to the way things are organized (User folders, Home, Computer),...
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    I'm honestly not sure. How would I know?

    I'm honestly not sure. How would I know?
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    upgraded G4 won't boot into OS 9

    I have a Gigabit Ethernet G4 upgraded with a Mercury Extreme G4 900 mhz processor card from OWC. It's running 10.3.9 and has performed flawlessly for over a year. I recently had cause to boot into OS...
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    OK, I'll try that. No to TTPro and Norton,...

    OK, I'll try that.



    No to TTPro and Norton, but yes to DW 3.02. Hopefully unplugging the drive will allow a boot from that disk.

    Thanks for the suggestions and links!
    Brian
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    Nicolas, Thanks for your reply. Apple...

    Nicolas,
    Thanks for your reply.



    Apple Hardware Test (extended) showed no RAM problems. It did show a "mass storage" problem, which is what I'd like to try to fix by running Disk Utility and...
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    Hosed system after 10.3.8 update

    I am writing this for a friend.

    New G5, Dual 2.0. 1 gig ram.

    1. I noticed that my firmware would not update for weeks.
    2. Thought the 10.3.8. update might fix it.
    3. After update, most...
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    TZ: thanks for your helpful reply! I'll check...

    TZ: thanks for your helpful reply! I'll check into those things you suggested--esp. the FAQ--and report back with developments.
    Brian
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    misbehaving 10.3.5 on G5--suggestions?

    Hello,

    I hope someone can help with this. Over the past two weeks, I have experienced very odd behavior. I'll try to be as concise as possible, but there are lots of issues.

    I have a G5,...
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    :confused: CUPS? GIMP 5.0a? I'm clueless--can...

    :confused: CUPS? GIMP 5.0a? I'm clueless--can you clue me in?



    OK, got it! :) Like I say, I've already got a FW drive, but I'll definitely check out your RAM.



    Yes, I've followed...
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    Thanks Rick and TZ for your responses! Can...

    Thanks Rick and TZ for your responses!


    Can you elaborate on that last statement? What is it about 10.4 that will improve performance of the G5s but not the G4s?



    Yes, and that is one point...
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    Which new Mac: MDD 1.25 DP or G5 1.6 SP?

    Hello all.

    It's time to retire the trusty B&W rev. 1 (which has not been so trusty lately) and my wife and I are trying to decide what new machine to get.

    I think I've narrowed it down to a MDD...
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