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Old 03-24-2003, 09:12 AM   #1
geraldomanaus
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May I create my own live cd without the Debian Linux?


Hello people,

I have seen that almost Linux Live cd are based on Debian, like Knoppix or DemoLinux. My doubt is: why? For example, if I decide to use a Red Hat or Slackware (or Mandrake) distribution to create my own live cd, may have any problem?
 
Old 03-24-2003, 03:06 PM   #2
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bootable CD

I created a bootable CD to use as a rescue system. I built it based on SuSE 7.2. It took me about two days to work my way through all of the problems and get a working rescue system but none of my problems had anything to do with using SuSE as a base.
 
Old 03-24-2003, 05:26 PM   #3
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no sure you can use other dist or even create your own LFS you can start from a floppy image and add files to it.
 
Old 08-18-2003, 12:43 PM   #4
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I created a bootable Live CD based on Mandrake Linux but the techniques should work for Redhat as well.

The how to is at http://www.babytux.org/articles/howto/how2livecd.php
 
  


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