10-15-2008, 04:07 PM #1
Powerbook G4 wont boot past apple logo and spinning gear
- Member Since
- Aug 27, 2008
K so my mac is running on 10.4.11,and it wont boot up past the apple logo and the spinning gear thing, i have been searching for help but cant find any.. Anyways, i did try a couple things, first i reset the PRAM, didnt work. Then i went into single user mode and tried to fix it but when i loaded it, it gave me an error
load of /sbin/launchd failed, errno 5, trying /sbin/mach_init
hfs_swap_HFSPlusBRInternalNode: catalog record #21 keylength=6 expected=10
node=12408 fileID=4 volume=Franki's HD device=root_device
Load of /sbin/launchd failed, errno 5
it wont let me type in any command, so i dont know what to do.
any help would be awesome..
10-15-2008, 06:41 PM #2
- Member Since
- Nov 28, 2007
- Nambucca Heads Australia
- iMac i5 2.7GHz, 16GB memory, OS 10.11.1.
Boot from the Tiger install DVD by holding down 'C" after chime. Go to Utilities>Disk Utility and run Repair Disk from there. You cannot repair the drive you are booted from.
Keep us posted.
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By kaneomak in forum iPhone Hardware and AccessoriesReplies: 0Last Post: 10-07-2011, 12:31 PM
By YVELINEA in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 1Last Post: 03-12-2011, 03:23 AM
By llanos20 in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 2Last Post: 07-18-2010, 02:53 AM
By Kevin.klol in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 4Last Post: 10-15-2009, 06:02 PM
By hompsar in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 0Last Post: 08-31-2009, 06:00 AM