Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware > Linux - Embedded & Single-board computer
User Name
Linux - Embedded & Single-board computer This forum is for the discussion of Linux on both embedded devices and single-board computers (such as the Raspberry Pi, BeagleBoard and PandaBoard). Discussions involving Arduino, plug computers and other micro-controller like devices are also welcome.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-18-2008, 07:08 AM   #1
Registered: Jun 2008
Posts: 82

Rep: Reputation: 15
make bootable CD from hard disk image and mount root file system as ramfs

I've ubuntu installed on my hard disk. I've removed most of applications so that it's total size od root file system is is about 500 MB. Now I want to make a bootable CD from this hard disk image and want to boot another system from his CD. Root file system on other machine being booting, should be mounted as ramfs so that user can save any temporary data but nothing should be written on cD rom (as it is read only).

If any one has any idea plz suggest.
Old 08-19-2008, 08:29 AM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Apr 2004
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Posts: 3,366
Blog Entries: 33

Rep: Reputation: 216Reputation: 216Reputation: 216
Hi, there is a tutorial in the mandriva section...

hope this helps, Glenn

You might find the frugal install informative too...

Last edited by GlennsPref; 08-19-2008 at 08:32 AM.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Regarding Creation of Bootable ISO of hard disk image having multiple partitions.. nagamohan_p Linux - Newbie 1 08-26-2006 11:52 PM
Regarding Creation of Bootable ISO of hard disk image having multiple partitions.. nagamohan_p Programming 1 08-25-2006 10:11 AM
How to make a image file for my disk( Including win2000&Redhat Linux system)? teradyne Linux - Software 3 06-02-2004 05:25 AM
Hard Disk Partition&Make File System Problem jooj Linux - Hardware 3 02-23-2004 05:27 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:09 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration