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Re: Debian Wheezy live images?

On 08/15/2012 04:41 PM, Ivan Shmakov wrote:
Do I understand it correctly that I only need the live-boot,
live-boot-initramfs-tools and live-config packages (along with a
suitable kernel), to enable “boot=live” mode on an otherwise
sane Debian Wheezy install?


I vaguely recall that there was a kernel command line option for
the “live” initramfs to use live-media-path= as the root
directory (subject to aufs, of course), instead of searching for


  * you boot with 'boot=live' and 'config' only, and your filesystem
    gets automatically found if it's on a device in the form of


  * you boot with 'boot=live', 'config', 'plainroot', and 'live-media='
   (or 'root=', or something else, don't know off hand but man live-boot
   will tell which you need to specify the block device).

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