Install Tiger via external DVD-ROM Drive???

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  1. slooksterPSV macrumors 68030

    slooksterPSV

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    I want to get Tiger on my iBook, but all I have is an internal CD-ROM drive. Is it possible to install Tiger via an external DVD-ROM Drive? I know you can boot off of Firewire, so I would think it would be possible, but I need to know for sure.
     
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  3. shadowmoses macrumors 68000

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    Yes you just plug in a fiirewire DVD drive and while booting hold T to boot from the firewire drive and proceed with the installation...

    SHadOW :D
     

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