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Old 11-18-2010, 03:16 PM   #1
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Creating a boot CD


How to create a boot Cd from and iso? I searched online but only found info about copying the boot.img

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Old 11-18-2010, 03:19 PM   #2
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Burn the iso *as an image* to the CD (do not burn as a file). Use any half-decent CD burning software to do so.
 
Old 11-18-2010, 03:24 PM   #3
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If you use Windows to do that, I would recommend Imgburn, it is freeware and easy to use. After installing it just do a right-click on the ISO and choose Burn with Imgburn.
 
Old 11-18-2010, 07:28 PM   #4
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As per AlucardZero. Do we assume you're downloading a Live CD .iso or is your .iso something else?

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Old 11-19-2010, 08:44 AM   #5
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I will be downloading the iso of Centos 5.5 not the live cd. The iso is made of 7 parts and there is no boot.img file to download. I want to install Centos from my hard drive so I need create a boot CD.
 
Old 11-19-2010, 09:24 AM   #6
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Ok, so what part of your question has not been answered?
 
Old 11-19-2010, 09:28 AM   #7
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http://www.gnu.org/software/grub/man...ble-CD_002dROM
 
Old 11-19-2010, 10:03 AM   #8
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The 1st CD ISO contains the boot image code. When you burn the CD as AlucardZero described it will be bootable. If using windows 7 to burn the CD look here:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/w...om-an-ISO-file. If using another version of windows you will need to install a 3rd party tool as already stated. If burning the CD using linux then try k3b.

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