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    Mac wont boot up after Tiger Install

    Hi Tim, I drove myself CRAZY trying to figure this out. I tried EVERYTHING trying to successfully install Tiger, short of an erase & install... Even Apple couldn't help me. Save yourself a lot of time & frustration and backup all the files you need to keep, erase and format your drive...
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    Problems installing

    Mac Boy...... I'm having the same problem and also have a thread going on this....if you find a solution, please let me know and I will do the same. This problem is very annoying...I have been all over the web on different forums all day and there are others having the same problem, but...
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    Mac wont boot up after Tiger Install

    OK, Just for grins, I yanked out all the memory except for what shipped with the G4, then tried to boot in once again in OSX. It didn't work. I tried again in verbose mode. Here are the last 3 lines: BSD root: disk os5, major 14, minor 5 devfs_kernel_mount: failed to find directory...
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    Mac wont boot up after Tiger Install

    Hi, Yes, I tried the PRAM reset. I looked at the Apple doc but it didnt tell me anything I havent already tried. Would there be a RAM issue for Tiger if there was none for Panther? At this point I think I would rather go back to Panther....Anyone got a disk they would sell cheap...
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    Mac wont boot up after Tiger Install

    Hi, Thanks for the reply. I installed Tiger about 5 times yesterday, I already have firmware ver. 4.2.8, and the last time I installed I used the Archive & Install option..... Each time it says 'installation completed successfully', but upon reboot I still get the prohibitory symbol...
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    Mac wont boot up after Tiger Install

    Im new here, and did not see this problem addressed in another thread....forgive me if this redundantly redundant. Ever seen a grown man cry? :( :( I installed Tiger yesterday on my G4 400mhz 448MB ram, on a 2nd hard drive (120GB). I disconnected all peripherals, including an Adaptec...
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