Subject: Re: NetBSD on Compact Flash
To: David Young <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Markus Illenseer <email@example.com>
Date: 02/01/2004 08:05:51
> Incidentally, I use the attached rc script to mount memory filesystems and
> copy their contents from disk so that I can run NetBSD off of a CD-ROM
> or a read-only CompactFlash. It should be pretty easy (almost trivial)
> to use it for making "Live" CD-ROMs.
> Should I check the script in?
You may, but then again, there is a live cd available already:
ftp://iso.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/iso/1.6/i386live.iso.bz2 (229 MB)
The image contains a build-script to generate a/new live CD.
The whole concept was worked out by Jörg Braun, who also edited the
NetBSD-book, where the CD is made available as companion: