Subject: Re: Creating bootable CDs as part of the release process
To: Peter Eisch <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-install
Date: 06/07/2006 18:21:55
On Wed, 7 Jun 2006, Peter Eisch wrote:
> I'd
> also like the "live" CD to be able to boot multiple platforms
> (i386/sparc/sparc64 at least).  If anyone has a tip for me on how to make
> that work, I'd be grateful.

  * use ramdisks with 'pivot' root see the 'init.root' sysctl in the init.8
    manpage, OR
  * use magic symlinks. (I don't know if they weren't backed out)

  - Hubert