LinuxQuestions.org
Visit the LQ Articles and Editorials section
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Linux From Scratch
User Name
Password
Linux From Scratch This Forum is for the discussion of LFS.
LFS is a project that provides you with the steps necessary to build your own custom Linux system.

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 01-19-2004, 05:04 AM   #1
bonzai-panthera
Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Distribution: Mandrake, Redhat
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
how to create a custom installer?


Hi,

I'm a newbie here. I'm looking for help from everyone experienced out there. Please give me some step by step solutions or any recommendations on any web sites, man-pages that could help. I appreciate for your kindness.


First of all, I wanted to ask how can I start to create a custom Linux installer in a CD-ROM? I'm using Mandrake. Once the CD-ROM is created, I wanted to add autoinstall.conf so that it'll automate the installation process.

I think its much like creating a custom CD-ROM distribution with as minimum as possible. I wanted to cut down all the packages unnecessary while only installing the packages enough to run my workstation.

LFS personally has provided us freedom in deciding the packages we wanted to install into our system. I just wanted to do that in a CD-ROM installer which based on Mandrake and hopefully everything will be installed and configured automatically by autoinstall.conf.


Thanks.

bonzai-panthera (searching for helpers)
 
  


Reply


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
how do i make custom installer mithereal Debian 1 09-11-2005 04:45 PM
Create custom CD crimsontide Debian 1 07-21-2005 03:40 PM
create a Installer for a distro fester2001 Programming 19 10-22-2004 12:58 PM
creating a graphical installer for a custom linux distribution waresd Linux - Distributions 4 06-06-2002 09:27 AM
Custom Distro installer for LFS Stephanie General 24 04-09-2002 01:00 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:31 PM.

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