Situation: iMac G5
, 20” (August 2004; PowerMac 8,1; 1.8GHz; Hard Drive 250GB; 2GB RAM; Mac OS 10.5.4).
The system worked fine until last week when I upgraded to Me.com. Since then the Browser (Safari 3.1.2 as well as Firefox 3.0.1) need at average 30 Seconds to load any page.
I also have a PowerBook G4
, 17” (April 2004; PowerBook 5,5; 1.5GHz; Hard Drive 80GB; 2GB RAM; Mac OS 10.5.4) I upgraded this machine as well but there is no problem, with any Browser (Safari 3.1.3, Firefox 3.0.1 and others, like Camino, Opera, even Netscape), each brings up a page within two to three seconds.
Both computers are connected via Airport Extreme to the same Network feed by an AirPort Extreme Base Station with Modem within 30 Feet of either computer. Cable Modem Motorola SBG900 with Wireless disabled, IP Comcast Cable.
I emptied the Cache, emptied the Cookies, reset the Browsers (on the iMac) connected the iMac directly via Ethernet cable, repaired Permissions, Repaired the Hard Drive ...MORE...