Cloning method: Backup everything Delete items on target that aren't on the source: Yes Warning user about performing a destructive action.
Chambers Mac OS X Snow Leopard offers the Date and Time Preferences in the System Preferences panel.
Just for the sake of seeing if another OS will run on it.
Day-O offers an attractive and functional replacement to OS X’s Date & Time, plus it’s free to download.
I'm a bit suspicious of heat issues but the lockups seem to be so frequent. rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at /Volumes/Home/Users/bombicc(600) [sender=3.0.5pre2] (51) rsync: Some errors were encountered during the backup., Error code: 51 Sync Engine warnings: ( "rsync: writefd_unbuffered failed to write 4 bytes [sender]: Broken pipe (32)", "rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (10696079 bytes received so far) [sender]", "rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at /Volumes/Home/Users/bombic Did you zero out the target drive before cloning.
Even if I tried installing from a completely cold machine the computer has always locked up. That is considered as a must do before posting in the Bombitch forums.
Have you tried to boot from the install CD and then, instead of installing, run Disk Repair from the Disk Utility menu?
no luck I booted with Tiger Disk and used disk util to erase and verify drive.