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Old 08-07-2006, 09:47 AM   #1
Brickwall
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How to burn SUSE installation folder into a bootable DVD


Hi all

I copied SUSE 10 installation folder from someone on my lan. When my friend installed it on my pc, he used a special bootable CD to boot and then installed the OS from my hard disk. Now to free up disk space (3.3 GB), I want to burn it down to a DVD. If I burn the whole content of that installation folder into a DVD, will it become bootable or will I have to add some new files into it? The installation folder contains a folder by the name of boot but I don't know whether its significant to my question or not.

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Old 08-08-2006, 11:31 AM   #2
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Is there a isolinux.bin file?

I found this command :
mkisofs -o /tmp/dvd-image.iso -R -J -V "Slackware Install" -hide-rr-moved -v -d -N -no-emul-boot -boot-load-size 4 -boot-info-table -sort isolinux/iso.sort -b isolinux/isolinux.bin -c isolinux/isolinux.boot -A "Slackware Install CD"

from there :
http://66.249.93.104/search?q=cache:...e&ct=clnk&cd=3
 
  


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