macbook + emac = leopard?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by MacHappytjg, May 4, 2008.

  1. macrumors 65816

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    if i put my emac in target and installed leopard retail dvd onto the firewire drive would it work if i used my macbook to do this i have retail dvd or leopard
     
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    Why not just install it direct onto the eMac? It's within the required specs, albeit 512mb RAM isn't a lot of fun in Leopard.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors 65816

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    cd drive lol was a office computer before but yea i have it on now but its loosing 5gb space to nothing iunno why
    so i wanna reinstall fresh and i cant find the files making this happen and well my hd iss so stuffed so its backed up and yea quite fast tho, all im asking will it work?
     
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    How about an external drive? Although, I think it might be a bit of of problem. Can PPC macs boot a DVD-RW drive with USB? Do Firewire DVD drives even exist?
     
  5. thread starter macrumors 65816

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    firewire yes i only have usb just answer me will it work ERRRRRRRRR
    cause my ppc is my brothers and he wont let me use it and its 2 stores down
     

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