/[gentoo]/xml/htdocs/doc/en/liveusb.xml
Gentoo

Diff of /xml/htdocs/doc/en/liveusb.xml

Parent Directory Parent Directory | Revision Log Revision Log | View Patch Patch

Revision 1.18 Revision 1.19
1<?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?> 1<?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?>
2<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
3<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/liveusb.xml,v 1.18 2009/01/26 20:19:31 nightmorph Exp $ --> 3<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/liveusb.xml,v 1.19 2009/11/20 13:12:51 nightmorph Exp $ -->
4 4
5<guide> 5<guide>
6<title>Gentoo Linux LiveUSB HOWTO</title> 6<title>Gentoo Linux LiveUSB HOWTO</title>
7 7
8<author title="Author"> 8<author title="Author">
19 19
20<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 20<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
21<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 --> 21<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
22<license/> 22<license/>
23 23
24<version>6</version> 24<version>7</version>
25<date>2009-01-26</date> 25<date>2009-11-20</date>
26 26
27<chapter> 27<chapter>
28<title>Introduction</title> 28<title>Introduction</title>
29<section> 29<section>
30<title>The LiveUSB</title> 30<title>The LiveUSB</title>
71 <li> 71 <li>
72 A computer running Gentoo Linux (or alternatively another Linux 72 A computer running Gentoo Linux (or alternatively another Linux
73 distribution) 73 distribution)
74 </li> 74 </li>
75</ul> 75</ul>
76
77<note>
78If you want to use the minimal CD on a smaller key or boot a &lt;i686 system,
79you need to follow the procedure described in this document with a
80<b>2006.0</b> minimal CD image because of a <uri
81link="http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=173117">bug</uri> in more recent
82releases.
83</note>
84 76
85</body> 77</body>
86</section> 78</section>
87</chapter> 79</chapter>
88<chapter> 80<chapter>
172<section> 164<section>
173<title>Mounting the Gentoo Linux Installation CD</title> 165<title>Mounting the Gentoo Linux Installation CD</title>
174<body> 166<body>
175 167
176<p> 168<p>
177Download either <path>livecd-i686-installer-2007.0.iso</path> or 169Download the Gentoo Weekly Minimal Install CD for your architecture from your
178<path>livecd-amd64-installer-2007.0.iso</path> from your local Gentoo Linux
179<uri link="/main/en/where.xml">mirror</uri> site and mount the ISO image on 170local Gentoo Linux <uri link="/main/en/where.xml">mirror</uri> site and mount
180<path>/mnt/cdrom</path> as shown below: 171the ISO image on <path>/mnt/cdrom</path> as shown below:
181</p> 172</p>
182 173
183<pre caption="Mounting the Gentoo Linux Installation CD ISO image"> 174<pre caption="Mounting the Gentoo Linux Installation CD ISO image">
184<comment>(Create the /mnt/cdrom mount point if needed)</comment> 175<comment>(Create the /mnt/cdrom mount point if needed)</comment>
185# <i>mkdir -p /mnt/cdrom</i> 176# <i>mkdir -p /mnt/cdrom</i>
186# <i>mount -o loop,ro -t iso9660 livecd-i686-installer-2007.0.iso /mnt/cdrom</i> 177# <i>mount -o loop,ro -t iso9660 /path/to/iso.iso /mnt/cdrom</i>
187</pre> 178</pre>
188 179
189<note> 180<note>
190If you receive a <e>Could not find any loop device</e> error message when 181If you receive a <e>Could not find any loop device</e> error message when
191mounting the iso, you need to enable the <c>Loopback device support</c> option 182mounting the iso, you need to enable the <c>Loopback device support</c> option
293 284
294<impo> 285<impo>
295You will need to rerun <c>syslinux /dev/sdc1</c> each time you modify the 286You will need to rerun <c>syslinux /dev/sdc1</c> each time you modify the
296<path>syslinux.cfg</path> file for the configuration changes to take affect. 287<path>syslinux.cfg</path> file for the configuration changes to take affect.
297</impo> 288</impo>
289<note>
290If this is the first time you have used syslinux, you will need to edit
291<path>/etc/mtools/mtools.conf</path> on your host. Simply commenting out
292<c>SAMPLE FILE</c> will suffice for the purpose of this guide.
293</note>
298 294
299</body> 295</body>
300</section> 296</section>
301</chapter> 297</chapter>
302<chapter> 298<chapter>

Legend:
Removed from v.1.18  
changed lines
  Added in v.1.19

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20