Subject: Re: Relevance of IS09660 apple extensions for makefs
To: None <>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/12/2007 23:12:14 wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 12, 2007 at 10:18:33PM +0900, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> > I think the following line:
> > >> MKISOFS_ARGS.${image}+= -apple --macbin -map ${.CURDIR}/hfsmap.lst
> > in src/distrib/cdrom/Makefile (which uses mkisofs) does it.
> Ok, so you mean that without the
>    .hqx - 'BnHq' 'TEXT'
> you can not unpack the Mkfs_1.47.sea.hqx file, for example?
> How about the Booter2.0.0.sea (which I think is the more important one) -
> there is no mapping for .sea files.

[note I'm not a MacOS user, just played on mac68k a bit for installation]

According to google, ".sea" means "Self Extracting Archives"
so it's a MacOS binary.

For such files, "--macbin" option of mkisofs specifies
"Look for MacBinary Macintosh files" by default, I guess.
Izumi Tsutsui