My old mac ibook G4 has pasnther installed on it,i want to upgrade to tiger but the dvd-rom is not functional also being an old system its not possible to boot via usb,Is it possible to boot it using an external dvd-rom connected via usb?
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If you have a bootable drive cd/dvd or harddrive press and hold down the option key while booting. This will give you a boot menu with all the available bootable drives.
I have never tried booting my old PowerBook G4 over USB but I have booted an external drive …
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