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    Sep 11, 2010
    Issue installing OS
    My iBook is running panther, yes that still exists sadly, however I do have a copy of Tiger that I want to install. The problem is it needs a DVD drive to install and iBooks only have a CD. Should I use a firewire? How would I do this?

    Any other ideas?

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    May 20, 2008
    2011 13" MBP 2.3ghz, 8gig ram, OS 10.7.5
    Yes you could use firewire using a 2nd Macintosh in "Target Disk Mode":

    How to use and troubleshoot FireWire target disk mode


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