Re: Bad symlinks with CD-RW's
On Jul 03 2000, erik wrote:
> mkisofs -f -J -T -r -l -V EFILinux_2.2 -P EFI-Systems -b boot/rescue.bin \
> -c boot.catalog -o /disks/EFI-image/EFI-1.0-i386.raw /disks/EFI;
I normally use only the -r -J options when I'm creating my
disks and everything works fine. I'm using the mkisofs that
comes with potato.
I guess that the problem is the -f option (I just read its
description now), but I've never used it before so I don't
Also, all my bootable disks work just fine with the -b and -c
BTW, you didn't mention it in your first e-mail, but you
actually test the CD using the loopback feature of the kernel,
right? If not, then it is an excellent money saver.
> This one actually makes an unbootable CD that has an empty
> binary-i386 directory. Removing the -r makes every file executable,
> including the empty links which don't go anywhere.
> any clues?
Let us know what happens.
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