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Ok, so I know the DVD is ok since I installed OSX on my desktop without a hitch. Now came my laptop...

The first difference I noticed was the initial startup screen w/ Darwin

Desktop said - hd(2,0) Mac OS X Install Disc

Laptop said - hd(31,0) Mac OS X Install Disc


Now I've tried nearly everything under the sun to get this working...but every time it stops at...


From path: "uuid"

waiting for boot volume with UUID 47820F9D-4EF8-3B5B-ABA1-19D13CCA2251


Waiting on <dict ID="0"><key>IOProviderClass</key><string ID="1">IOResources</string><key>IOResourceMatch</key><string ID="2">boot-uuid-media</string></dict>


ACPI: Supported S-states [s0 S3 S4 S5] (S3)


AppleMTRRSupport: Enabled Write-Combining for memory range f0000000:400000


still waiting for root device

still waiting for root device(....etc etc)


(note: spaces used to designate breaks)



Desk (Dell4300) - P41.7 / 640MB PC133/ 40GB HD/ATI 9800 Pro (but no sound / network)

Lap (Dell 2650) - P4M 1.6 / 320 MB PC266/ 20 GB HD (No OSX!)


Thanks for any help!

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