Subject: Re: Creating LiveCD from images bigger than normal floppies
To: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Marcin Jessa <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/10/2005 22:06:52
On Sun, 10 Jul 2005 15:33:42 -0400
"Perry E. Metzger" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Marcin Jessa <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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...
Yes, I found out we have /usr/src/sys/arch/i386/stand/cdboot in CURRENT now.