Freebsd-users digest, Vol 1 #1722 - 2 msgs

Brian Somers brian at Awfulhak.org
Sat Sep 18 12:49:25 BST 2004


On Thu, 16 Sep 2004 23:29:00 +0100 (BST), ed joyce <edjoycearthurnet at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> I would like to send a Free BSD CD to a friend with a copy of system.twmrc (basically a text file) added. I can burn a copy of a BSD CD ROM OK but that won't allow system.twmrc to be added. When I take the contents and burn them the CD is not bootable. When I try to create a bootable CD in Nero it asks for a boot floppy, but I am unclear which files need to come off the CD onto the boot floppy. 
>  
> Is there an easy way to burn  a bootable disk add system.twmrc in during the process
>  
> Regards
>  
> Ed

The 2.8MB floppy image should work as a CD boot file.  Alternatively, look
at the release Makefile and just re-roll the iso image using mkisofs.

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Brian <brian at Awfulhak.org>                        <brian@[uk.]FreeBSD.org>
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