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Old 01-27-2006, 04:58 AM   #1
yakkmeister
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Create Live CD from standard HDD install?


Wondering if it is possible, and where would I look about going about it, to create a knoppix-like live cd by taking what is installed on my machine right now (well not right now exactly, but you get the point) and making it into a bootable ISO?

I will be creating a completely new install on fresh system. I want this environment (with knoppix-like hardware detection and auto-setup) to be duplicated on a live CD.

Any help would be bonza ... er ... really appreciated.

I got the idea from the latest Linux Format Magazine, the build your own distro one.
 
Old 01-27-2006, 06:02 AM   #2
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Hi,

Have you heard about <Mondo Rescue> ??
If not, you may have a look to this product.
You can google it.

Cheers
 
Old 01-27-2006, 06:45 AM   #3
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Google around for knoppix forums. One that I frequent has several pages of threads devoted to that issue.
 
Old 01-28-2006, 07:06 AM   #4
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Thanks.
mondo rescue? I'll check it out.
What is the url for the Knoppix forum you frequent, mjolnir?

[edit]
Ok, looks like Mondo Rescue will be interesting ...
If they ever get their webpage back alive ...
Thanks for that tip tizzef.
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