How do I upgrade from OS 10.5.8 to OS 10.6 with broken dvd drive?

Hi I have a MacBook from 2010 and I still have OS 10.5.8 on it but most applications won't work now (like I can't download a new itunes) because my OS is so outdated. I want to put the next OS on it but my DVD drive is broken. Is there a way I can get and install a new OS on it?

In theory it is possible to use the DVD drive on another Mac.  The 2 Macs must be on the same local network, then you need to use a 3rd party control panel called "Secrets">
and then use Secrets to enable "Show Remote Disc" on the Mac that has a broken DVD drive.
On the Mac that has a working DVD drive you use System Preferences -> Sharing to enable DVD sharing (if you do not have that option, it can be enabled via Secrets).

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