updated 10:20 pm EST, Sat November 3, 2001
Confirming receipt of his iDVD 2 upgrade today, Stephen Alison notes the application only runs on hardware equipped with a "SuperDrive":
"I received my iDVD 2 upgrade today (on a Saturday @ 6PM via FedEx Ground). I have a Dual 800, but immediately set about installing it on my PowerBook G4. It installed about 1.1GB of data on my drive. I launched it with great anticipation, only to find that it won't launch on my PowerBook because it can't find a SuperDrive (or as it stated it, "the required hardware.') This is a disappointment, as I had hoped to be able to do DVD designing anywhere, then transfer my files to the PowerMac to perform the actual burn. I'm sure that there are others who will be disappointed in this as well."