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Old 12-01-2010, 02:08 AM   #1
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How to make a live cd?

hello friends, I am yasaswi.I am trying to make a live cd from the utilities given from . I have downloaded squashfs,aufs,livescripts and also precompiled kernel.
please give the process in which I can make a livecd?
Also, a live-usb.

Thanks in advance.
Old 12-01-2010, 05:38 AM   #2
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Just curious, but do you simply want a live linux you can run from a cd? If so there are numerous linux distros out there you simply have to download them and burn them as an ISO file to the cd and you have your live cd.

Anyways a little more information would be helpful.
Old 12-01-2010, 05:45 AM   #3
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The purpose of is for you to make a live CD of your own distro that you've already installed. The question is why would you want to do this - considering that you're running Mint and you can simply go to the Mint download page and download the Live CD?
Old 12-01-2010, 06:34 AM   #4
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Or perhaps easier...

If you want to make a modification in what's on a live-cd of Mint or one of the other distributions, the best place to start is with the methods that the distribution presents you. Mint has a function called "mintconstructor"

For other linux live-cds, try to google with that distro and the term "remaster". You can assemble your own, but it may not be that easy. It is not a co-incidence that there are so many variants of linux starting with Ubuntu.

I use openSUSE.

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This is a duplicate of

yasaswisrikanth why would you post the same question again?


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