[geeks] Q: Replacing HD in Powerbook Ti
lionel4287 at verizon.net
Mon May 10 09:45:12 CDT 2004
> From: Phil Stracchino <alaric at caerllewys.net>
> Date: 2004/05/10 Mon PM 02:28:57 GMT
> To: geeks at sunhelp.org
> Subject: Re: [geeks] Q: Replacing HD in Powerbook Ti
> On Mon, May 10, 2004 at 02:25:01PM +0000, Lionel Peterson wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I've got a nice, 80 Gig 9.5 mm 2.5" IDE notebook drive with an 8 meg
> > that I want to insert into my Powerbook Ti:
> > - pointers on manual procedure?
> > - pointers to repair shops that will replace drive/migrate data?
> Is there Ghost for Macs?
Dunno - don't think so - the disk utility in the latest OS X can replicate
> > - copy entire 30 Gig HD to external drive
> > - open PB, remove HD, install new HD
> > - build new O/S install on new drive
> > - copy previous backup on to new drive
> Could you not:
> - copy internal disk to external disk
> - install new disk
> - boot from external disk
> - initianlize new internal disk and copy external disk to internal
I have tried to replicate & make an external drive the boot device, but have
> Or will a TiBook not boot from a FireWire external disk?
I think it will (OS X allows the option, but dunno if it is supported by the
lionel 4287 at verizon net
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