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Why is it not possible for me to upgrade to Mavericks? The situation:

Info on my iMac:

  • OS X 10.8.5
  • 3,06 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo. 8 GB RAM 1067 MHz DDR3
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 130 512 MB
  • Disk:

    Free:   1,61 TB (1.605.020.282.880 Byte)
    Capacity:   2 TB (1.999.920.742.400 Byte)
    Mount-Point:    /
    Dateisystem:    Journaled HFS+
    Beschreibbar:   Ja
    Eigentümer ignorieren:  Nein
    BSD-Name:   disk0s1
    UUID des Volumes:   A2A2E48C-ED42-3DB0-B2AC-AB5B52F02761
    Physisches Laufwerk:
    Medienname: WDC WD20EADS-00S2B0 Media
    Art des Mediums:    Rotierend
    Protokoll:  SATA
    Intern: Ja
    Partitionstabellentyp:  GPT (GUID-Partitionstabelle)
    S.M.A.R.T.-Status:  Überprüft
    

and, finally: the installation log:

Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: @(#)PROGRAM:Install  PROJECT:Install-735
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: @(#)PROGRAM:IA  PROJECT:InstallAssistant-469.5
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Hardware: iMac9,1 @ 3.06 GHz (x 2), 8192 MB RAM
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Running OS Build: Mac OS X 10.8.5 (12F45)
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: PATH=/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: TMPDIR=/var/folders/q7/f8xbn9v1199dpqd801224rwc0000gn/T/
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: SHELL=/bin/bash
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: HOME=/Users/hvdosten
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: USER=hvdosten
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: LOGNAME=hvdosten
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: SSH_AUTH_SOCK=/tmp/launch-YG0gIz/Listeners
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: Apple_Ubiquity_Message=/tmp/launch-zKljVC/Apple_Ubiquity_Message
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: Apple_PubSub_Socket_Render=/tmp/launch-yJgnYa/Render
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: DISPLAY=/tmp/launch-U3IbQV/org.macosforge.xquartz:0
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: COMMAND_MODE=unix2003
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Env: __CF_USER_TEXT_ENCODING=0x1F5:0:3
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Using distribution archive from /Applications/Install OS X Mavericks.app/Contents/SharedSupport/OSInstall.mpkg
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Configuring products from SharedSupport folder
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Install is double-dmg. Not adding chunklist to download list.
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Using product <OSInstallDVDProduct> based on media at /Applications/Install OS X Mavericks.app/Contents/SharedSupport at distance 5
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Using product <OSInstallESDProduct> based on distribution at /Applications/Install OS X Mavericks.app/Contents/SharedSupport/OSInstall.mpkg at distance 5
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Checking Software Update catalog URL https://swscan.apple.com/content/catalogs/others/index-10.9-mountainlion-lion-snowleopard-leopard.merged-1.sucatalog
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: JS: installCheckScript threw exception TypeError: 'null' is not an object (evaluating 'my.target.systemVersion')
Install OS X Mavericks[13991]: Using product <OSSoftwareUpdateCatalogProduct> from product keys (null) at distance 25
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