Linux From Scratch (Installing From CD)

Tushar Teredesai tushar at
Mon Jan 6 08:42:40 PST 2003

mclinden at wrote:

>I use mkcdrec ( for my installs from CD. It is not 
>suitable for building a system installation CD as it offers you few 
>configuration options, but it is great for cloning LFS distros from CD and 
>extremely easy to use/set up.
>The problem that I have using more sophisticated system 
>installation/configuration tools (like linuxconf, for example) is that I 
>prefer to use non-standard components like xinetd and simpleinit over the 
>LFS book variations and finding configuration tools to use these is next 
>to impossible and not worth writing (for my needs, anyway).
Please continue this on lfs-support or lfs-chat.

Also, there are hints realted to making CDs, check them out.

Tushar Teredesai

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