LiveCD Users

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Mon Jul 23 13:24:48 PDT 2007

On Mon, Jul 23, 2007 at 12:57:14PM -0700, Craig Jackson wrote:
> I would love a simple installer that copies the contents of the livecd
> to a "safe OS" partition, from which to build LFS or CLFS or whatever.

The most recent version does allow you to run the CD from a partition or
USB flash drive. Also, IIRC, there are hints available on 'installing'
the CD contents to a hard disk.
> has errors, but Linux doesn't seem to mind so much.  (If you think
> this is immoral, think about all the people that suddenly like Linux
> so much more after seeing its ability to do this) :)

Immoral? Nah, I think it's great. :)
> No, thank you Jerermy and company.  You truly have built the ultimate
> boot cd as far as I'm concerned. :)

And many thanks to all who participated in this thread. It was most
appreciated. I think it helps to see that people are still making use of
the CD and that, for the most part, it's well-liked. I'll be looking
over the comments made to see where we might be able to use the

Admittedly, I was disappointed to see that only one {x,}LFS developer
commented. :/ Still, there was far more feedback than I expected. Thanks
again, everyone.


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