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Mac: iPod mini will not work as bootable drive

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By Dennis Lloyd

Publisher, iLounge
Published: Friday, February 27, 2004
News Categories: iPod mini

Chris Breen, Macworld columnist reports that “if you attempt to install [Mac OS X] from a multi-disc CD set, the mini won’t boot so that you can install from the second disc. If you install from a DVD, the installation goes as planned, but when it comes time to boot, the mini is missing in action—won’t appear in the Mac’s startup screen when you hold down the Option key.”

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Comments

1

Who would install OSX on a 4gig drive? Especially since most of that is dedicated to music.

Posted by narco in Burbank on February 27, 2004 at 2:59 PM (PDT)

2

people who want to prove it can be done.

Posted by wfbberzerker on March 1, 2004 at 6:33 PM (PDT)

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