Subject: Re: Enabling LFS in sysinst (and moving lfs_cleanerd)
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/29/2006 19:30:56
On Sun, Oct 29, 2006 at 08:01:12PM +0100, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> I fixed this by adding the 'rockridge' option to makefs (this feels
> like a workaround though, because the image should work regardless of
> this option).  But then, it did not preserve case (and - were
> translated into _) and therefore sysinst was not able to locate the
> installation sets...

You need the rockridge extensions to the CD filesystem to get a unix-like
directory structure.  Without it a load of unwanted (and to some extent
pointless) restrictions appy.

The Joliet extentions are useful on M$ systems.


David Laight: