Driverproblem with LFS-6.1 LiveCD rev 1 and 2
lfs at peram.org
Fri Sep 30 08:25:43 PDT 2005
Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> Known bug, applies to all SCSI controllers. Fixed on the utf8-r0 CD.
> Fixing it by remastering your existing 6.1-2 CD with the proper
> initramfs is also easy.
> The thing is that the buggy initramfs has /dev/sr* devices but looks
> at /dev/scd* for your CD. So you should be able to mount the CD, copy
> all files (including hidden ones) to some temporary directory, unpack
> /boot/isolinux/initramfs_data_cpio.gz, and edit the /init file.
> Replace /dev/scd* with /dev/sr*. Pack again with the following command:
> find . | cpio -o -H newc | gzip -9 > ../initramfs_data_cpio.gz
> Then remaster the CD:
> mkisofs -R -l -L -D -o \
> ../lfslivecd-x86-6.1-2.iso -b boot/isolinux/isolinux.bin \
> -c boot/boot.cat -no-emul-boot -boot-load-size 4 -boot-info-table \
> -V "lfslivecd-x86-6.1-2" ./
> Then burn the resulting image, it should work. Or just use the utf8-r0
> image if this is easier for you :)
Thanks for the quick reply. Will test remastering later today or tomorrow.
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