Currently Being ModeratedSep 1, 2011 5:11 PM (in response to Candy Crane)
Reboot into Single User mode again and type this exactly and press return
diskutil repairPermissions /
If you do it again and see a list like this, you can ignore it.
I sure hope you have made backups of your data.
Use target disk mode to get a copy of your files off before doing anything, use another blank external hard drive and transfer away!
Currently Being ModeratedSep 1, 2011 5:24 PM (in response to ds store)
i do have a daily backup, plus the biggest difference between my two computers are some of the saved passwords and maybe bookmarks, so i'm not too concerned, although they're very nice.
i ran that, and it returned:
Unableto run because unable to use the DiskManagement framework. Common reasons include, but are not limited to, the DiskArbitration framework being unavailable due to being booted in single-user mode.intel mac, Mac OS X (10.4.11)