Re: [debian-knoppix] custom KNOPPIX : my_knx.iso went way bigger ?
From: "Klaus Knopper" <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 3:45 PM
> On Sat, Sep 28, 2002 at 11:38:54PM +0200, Christian Perle wrote:
> > On Sat, Sep 28, 2002 at 13:43:58 +0300, Fabrice LABORIE wrote:
> > > I wanted to customize my KNOPPIX CD ( 3.1 Beta 22 Sept ) a bit ...
> > > I followed the instruction given by Christain Perle ( translation
> > > on the list Sun Jul 14th )...
> > >
> > > I did the steps described :
> > > (
> > > cp -a * /mnt/knx_root
> > Maybe the cp command doesn't copy hard links correctly (creates
> > separate files for each hard link). Try
> > (cd /KNOPPIX ; tar cf - *) | (cd /mnt/knx_root ; tar xpf -)
> > instead of "cp -a".
> or rsync -Ha which can DEFINITELY handle hardlinks correctly.
same result with cp/afio/rsync as far as du is concerned : 2050MB
> But it could also be a problem with mkisofs. Try using the -U
> option for the KNOPPIX filesystem additional to -l and -R. This saves
> some space in the rockridge table, because some file names don't have to
> be translated in Linux.
same result with mkisofs -U -l -R : KNOPPIX singularity is 726MB :( :( :(
what is going on ??
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