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Old 06-05-2005, 10:39 PM   #1
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Making bootable rescue cd


I made a boot floppy with "mkrescue" with my kernel and stuff on it, I was wondering if it were possible to take what it produces and put it on a CD that I could boot from. If so, how?
 
Old 06-05-2005, 11:03 PM   #2
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Take a look at mkisofs with eltorito.
See this: http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/Bootdisk-HOWTO/cd-roms.html
 
Old 06-06-2005, 03:53 AM   #3
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Why does everyone do it the hard way?

Code:
mkrescue --iso
 
  


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