[lfs-dev] Thinking about a new LFS Live CD/iso

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Sep 2 09:34:52 PDT 2016


Mattias Schlenker wrote:
> Am 12.06.2016 um 18:06 schrieb Mike and Jenna:
>
>> Long text short: a CD-book not a CD-image;-)
>
> I like this idea and would volunteer on it. About a year ago I did a proof
> of concept live system that runs from initramfs:
> https://github.com/mschlenker/TinyCrossLinux This is the bare minimum to
> understand how to build a bootable live system. With similarily simple
> scripts (boot scripts are BSD style) and SquashFS on CD the only
> additional packages needed for a LFS live system are syslinux and busybox.
> With busybox it is also possible to drop the user to an environment with
> all tools needed for debugging, driver loading etc (one might even add
> dropbear to be able to scp files).

What I really would like is a hint so users can build their own iso and 
put it on either a usb stick or dvd.

Is that what you are volunteering for?

   -- Bruce




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