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Old 05-30-2013, 11:52 AM   #1
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Smile Compile and pack Linux kernel

Hey guys, I'm using Slackware and I decided to compile a custom kernel and pack it into iso form,is it possible?

I would like to run it within VirtualBox...

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Old 05-30-2013, 02:23 PM   #2
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You use the mkisofs command to create an ISO. See the man page for it. There are several options and boot image files you'll need to make a bootable ISO.

For a really good example, you might take a look at how Eric (Alien Bob) does it in his mirror-slackware-current script here:


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