4703Re: Upgrading from OS 8.5 to 9.04 on Intel
- Feb 5, 2008--- In email@example.com, "Nick Spencer" <N.Spencer@...>
I therefore bought a second hand
> Indigo iMac off ebay with the requisite 9.04 installation andHave you tried simply copying the System Folder from the iMac? I think
> restore discs, but have never managed to install 9.04 on
there are extensions which won't work, but maybe the system itself
would. If not, what about using a spare external drive and doing a
Custom Install - Complete System for This or Any Macintosh (my iMac
installation disk got caught in a filing cabinet drawer and broke in
half, so I can't check this, but it can be done with earlier systems -
I run machines with OS 9/8/7/(6 even)).
9.0.4 is apparently available as a free upgrade if you can get System
9 installed at all; requires PPC but should be portable.
The Indigo iMac of course isn't Intel, so the emulation is certainly
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