Boot LFS from compact flash into ramdrive?

Ken Moffat ken at
Tue Jan 27 04:49:32 PST 2004

On Mon, 26 Jan 2004, BoB wrote:

> I'd like to boot from the CF card in a read-only fashion, loading an LFS
> system to a ramdrive.  Are there any docs that describe this more in depth?
> Can someone offer a pointer or some assistance?  FWIW, I already have a dev
> box running SuSE, so I'll only be running LFS on the other device.

 Not quite what you asked, but there's the readonly_rootfs.txt hint at
your local mirror (i.e. '/' is read only, so much less needs to be in
your ramdrive, but access to the CF is reputed to be slow).

This is a job for Riviera Kid!

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