Installing from the boot CD with a non-bootable CD?

Joe Morris heartboy at
Thu Jan 2 12:28:58 PST 2003

> I 'think' I understand the process enough to build directly from the CD to
> the hard drive, and having grub allready installed and working should make
> the conversion to a bootable system a bit easier.
> However, any Ideas, pitfalls or tips would be greatly appreciated. This
> will be my final test before I wipe my own Debian system and re-build it
> from scratch!
> Thanks for all the hard work! It's be very educational and liberating
> following your documentation!
> Cheers,
> 	John Gay

I don't know if this would cause any problems, but you should be able to just 
do a 'chroot /mnt/cdrom', mount the hard drive partition onto /mnt/lfs and 
then execute the build script as you normally would.
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