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by vieri
05 Mar 2014, 18:16
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: shrink sysrescd size
Replies: 0
Views: 3706

shrink sysrescd size

The initial iso file size is quite big for my purposes (booting a live system via PXE) and I'd like to make it as small as possible. Ideally I'd like to reach the size of a slitaz distro but I'd be happy with 80MB. I only need X, no fancy window manager, with just 1 GUI app: rdesktop. I'd like to tr...
by vieri
05 Mar 2014, 10:07
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: sysresccd-custom extract fails (path error)
Replies: 0
Views: 4336

sysresccd-custom extract fails (path error)

% /usr/sbin/sysresccd-custom extract /mnt/custom is mounted -> ok there is enough estimated free space here (35501 MB) -> ok /usr/sbin/sysresccd-custom: error: File /livemnt/boot/isolinux/rescue32 was not found. All the original sysresccd files must be available in /livemnt/boot /livemnt/boot/sysli...
by vieri
07 Jun 2009, 18:22
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: custom livecd and network connections
Replies: 6
Views: 7007

That's just what I needed!

Keep up the good work.
by vieri
06 Jun 2009, 13:36
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: custom livecd and network connections
Replies: 6
Views: 7007

Thanks for the feedback but I've already read that page before posting in the forum. I'd like to know if anyone has ever dealt with a "writeable" medium such as having "/etc" on a floppy disk while booting off a customized systemresc CD (something like what the Devil-Linux distribution offers). I gu...
by vieri
05 Jun 2009, 18:42
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: custom livecd and network connections
Replies: 6
Views: 7007

custom livecd and network connections

Hi, I'm trying to build a custom livecd that will act as a router/firewall/gateway. It will have to run on an old machine which may require replacing hardware in the future. I would prefer not to have to rebuild a CD each time the hardware changes. The machine currently has 7 network interfaces mana...