OS X on firewire drive??

Discussion in 'Mac Help/Tips' started by lilscoy, Feb 14, 2002.

  1. macrumors member

    Jan 1, 2002
    Hi, I have another question...I know apple syays booting, installing OS X on a firewire drive is not supported...but I know people have done it. I was just wondering how you do it...when I start up my computer with the cd, the installer doesn't recognize my firewire drive....thanks for your help... :)
  2. macrumors 68000


    Dec 9, 2001
    State of Denial
    I THINK its possible

    I THINK it's possible, but it involves painstakingly transfering every system file on your HD, including the invisible ones. an impossible task is OS X, and VERY difficult in OS 9.

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