Note: xorriso will not produce ISO/HFS hybrids for powerpc
i came upon
which i read with great interest. Thank you for flying xorriso.
But i have to point out that xorriso does not produce HFS
filesystems. xorriso -as mkisofs will not accept option -hfs,
but only -hfsplus. (HFS+ is said to be needed for newer Macs.
The knowledge and essential code was contributed by Vladimir
Expect to get
xorriso : FAILURE : -as mkisofs: Unsupported option '-hfs'
rather than an ISO image.
(Further unsupported options in scripts/build/binary_iso case "yaboot":
--netatalk -probe -map --chrp-boot -part -no-desktop -hfs-volid
Support for HFS is on my todo list. (About as appealing as
digging a SCSI passthrough channel in GNU/Hurd.)
I roughly understand what mkisofs produces as Apple Partition
Map and as HFS meta data. Nevertheless it would be quite some
How important is the "powerpc" architecture ?
Is there an opportunity to test xorriso produced ISO/HFS hybrids ?
(Where can i see an genisoimage produced Debian Live image for
Have a nice day :)