G5 wont update....

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by dombe, Jan 28, 2008.

  1. dombe macrumors newbie

    Apr 3, 2007
    Hi, i have a G5 power mac running version 10.4 i need to update it but i am having major problems with it.

    When i click the apple logo top left and then click SOFTWARE UPDATE the itunes update works and so does the quicktime but when i try and install the mac osx 10.4.11 combo the message "the application installer quit unexpectedly. Mac osx and other applications are not affected......"

    The report that i send to apple reads"
    Date/Time: 2008-01-27 20:00:14.720 +0000
    OS Version: 10.4 (Build 8A428)
    Report Version: 4

    Command: Installer
    Path: /Applications/Utilities/Installer.app/Contents/MacOS/Installer
    Parent: WindowServer 65

    Version: 2.1.9 (104)
    Build Version: 36
    Project Name: Installer
    Source Version: 1040000

    PID: 298
    Thread: Unknown

    Link (dyld) error:

    Symbol not found: __ZN3KJS9ObjectImp8propListEPNS_9ExecStateEb
    Referenced from: /System/Library/Frameworks/WebKit.framework/Versions/A/Frameworks/WebCore.framework/Versions/A/WebCore
    Expected in: /System/Library/Frameworks/JavaScriptCore.framework/Versions/A/JavaScriptCore
    Model: PowerMac7,3, BootROM 5.1.8f7, 2 processors, PowerPC G5 (3.0), 2 GHz, 2.5 GB
    Graphics: GeForce FX 5200, GeForce FX 5200, AGP, 64 MB
    Memory Module: DIMM4/J41, 256 MB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
    Memory Module: DIMM5/J42, 256 MB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
    Memory Module: DIMM6/J43, 1 GB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
    Memory Module: DIMM7/J44, 1 GB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
    Modem: Jump, V.92, Version 1.0
    Network Service: Built-in Ethernet, Ethernet, en0
    Serial ATA Device: Maxtor 6Y160M0, 152.67 GB
    Parallel ATA Device: PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-117D
    USB Device: Keyboard Hub, Apple, Inc., Up to 480 Mb/sec, 500 mA
    USB Device: USB Device, Up to 1.5 Mb/sec, 100 mA
    USB Device: Apple Keyboard, Apple, Inc, Up to 1.5 Mb/sec, 100 mA
    Any ideas would be gratefully received..
    Thanks in advance.

  2. aross99 macrumors 68000


    Dec 17, 2006
    East Lansing, MI
    I would try rebooting and then run the update again. If that doesn't work, you should be able to download an updater directly from the Apple web site. Hopefully that will help...
  3. Consultant macrumors G5


    Jun 27, 2007
    Look up and do: Repair Permissions

    Go to www.apple.com/downloads/
    and download it manually:
    All Downloads / Apple / Mac OS X Updates

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