Please help, need this answered before I install ML

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by madmartigan, Jul 27, 2012.

  1. madmartigan macrumors member

    Mar 5, 2008
    I have burned ML to a single layer DVD, does this mean that if I install ML I will be missing features since ML original file size was 4.7 and now I shrunk it too 4.3 so I can get it on the single layer DVD


    Ps I am using the disk to do a clean install
  2. kodeman53 macrumors 65816

    May 4, 2012
    Did you shrink it by deleting files? If not, no worries.
  3. jacg macrumors 6502a


    Jan 16, 2003
    I'd heard it didn't fit on a DVD SL. I can't imagine the install would start without all the files.

    But you're right, it is 4.34 GB. I guess different file systems store things differently, so maybe that's why you need DL or an 8 GB stick.
  4. madmartigan thread starter macrumors member

    Mar 5, 2008
    No there is an article on the Internet showing how to do it that's how I got it to fit on a DVD
    Here is the site

    I am just wondering if this makes it so I will be missing some things out of ml
  5. madmartigan thread starter macrumors member

    Mar 5, 2008
    Can anyone check out that site and see if ml still retains its full properties when put on a single layer dvd

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