Excellent point. Yes, the CD does say it is for a G4. And therein
lies the answer.
So, I guess I need an upgrade disc specifically for a G3, or a generic
9.0 install disc.
Thanks for the info. I'll look around for one.
On Sun, 29 Jun 2003 21:14:37 -0400, "D.F. Manno"
>In article <dhtufvo6a4vttjt7737bqtsjr34tp4k7es4ax.com>,
> Bus Stop Pest <busstoppest> wrote:
>>>> I am trying to upgrade a beige G3 from OS 8.1 to 9.0 but when I put
>> the CD in I get a message that says simply "cannot upgrade."
>> I KNOW it can be upgraded but I'm a little new at this. Can someone
>> please give me a suggestion to get over this first hurde.
>Are you sure you have a full install CD? Some system CDs are
>What _exactly_ did the error message say?