Subject: Re: one stop towards install CDs
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/10/2006 15:48:26
On Feb 10, 2006, at 3:07 PM, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Fri, 10 Feb 2006, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
>> One question to get forward: I understand how to create a CD from
>> a single directory. With mkisofs, I can add additional directories
>> that will get added to the CD, too. Is there something like that
>> for makefs?
>> The idea is to add $RELEASEDIR to the CD easily...
> After looking at the makefs(8) manpage, it seems that's a missing
> What we need is
> makefs ... image-file directory1 directory2
> so we can make directory1 to contain our kernel (w/ ramdisk), and
Any reason why we still bother with the kernel+ramdisk? Maybe it
would be better to have kernel + cd9660 + compressed-vnd-image instead?
> Who can hack this into makefs? David? Frank?
> - Hubert