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Re: Modifying mklivecd to install to usb drive


Ottavio Caruso <> writes:

> related to my earlier post, is it possible (and how) to modify the
> pkgsrc/sysutils/mklivecd script for a usb installs?

To reiterate, it is certainly possible but doesn't make much sense.

> And, to make things even more complicated, would it be at least
> theoretically possible to install a live system onto a fat32
> filesystem without repartitioning the drive, that is using something
> like syslinux as a boot loader?

What are limits to your "theoretically"? Theoretically there exists dosboot.
Practically, I've never tested it, and I have some doubts on whether it works.


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