Updating from mac 10 1 5 to 10 3
artnum=58583 Booted G4 into 9.2.2 (Mini appears) Booted 10.4.7 from Mini [See
Flying Snail.com/Mac/bootminitigerfrom922g4.html] Inserted Panther DVD install disk into Mac Mini [A Stock G4 DVD will not read Panther DVD disks.] Used "Disk Utility" on Panther DVD to "Repair" and "Fix Permissions" on target G4 disk Used "Upgrade" install.
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When I say not by choice, I mean 'most' "FREE" development for OSX 10.1.5 has stopped (for example, Camino), Apple stopped releasing critical updates, and Nobody will give a 'straight answer' when the question, "."; at which point I smile, grind my teeth softly, and slowly back away.The mini Stack installed with ease, was recognized on all systems, and I will probably get another one...oh, and just so you know, if one installs the mini Stack on a system running 10.4.x, "Spotlight" will scan for new data and there will be considerable activity from the drive, until it is done.Preparation for install Used Disk Warrior to clean and optimize G4 target disk Fixed Permissions on G4 Backed-up G4 to mini Stack Mounted Mac Mini in "Target Disk Mode" How to use Fire Wire target disk mode 2010: The Mac mini finally received an aluminum unibody redesign in mid 2010.The model was more shallow and wider than the previous model and featured a removable panel on the bottom making upgrades easier to perform.