Subject: Re: Creating LiveCD from images bigger than normal floppies
To: Marcin Jessa <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/10/2005 15:33:42
Marcin Jessa <> writes:
> I am trying to create a custom LiveCD from an image bigger than the
> "normal" size of either a 1200, 1440, or  a  2880  kB floppy, which
> is stated in man mkisofs , -b flag.

Now that we have boot blocks that directly support booting from CDs
without the need for a disk image, you don't need to go through such
shenanigans any more...