Currently Being ModeratedMar 20, 2013 8:42 PM (in response to THX1136)
Hi, yes, it is quite possible, but depends on Chipset in the external enclosure, in my experience the last year, recent FW chipsets are not bootable on PPC Macs, but find an older one & you'll be golden if it's Mac compatible.look for an Oxford chipset.
Currently Being ModeratedMar 21, 2013 8:33 AM (in response to THX1136)
My G4 has its internal drive split into 8 partitions with a range of different OSs for various purposes. It is sometimes possible to partition a Leopard drive without reinstalling the OS. Disk Utility rarely lets you do any harm without warnings - make sure you read its messages very carefully.
Currently Being ModeratedMar 22, 2013 7:42 PM (in response to THX1136)
Great news thanks!
Here's moreinfo on one that ddoes work...
But you'd need a FW400->FW800 cable, if yours isn't the FW800 MDD...