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Thread: remaster scripts require boot.img - none on Knoppix 3.6

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    remaster scripts require boot.img - none on Knoppix 3.6

    I am having an issue with my Knoppix 3.6 CD not having a boot.img file to create the ISO for the remaster. Almost all of the HowTo docs I have seen have the last mkisofs command with the -b KNOPPIX/boot.img option. Is it strange that my 3.6 CD doesn't have it anywhere?

    If it isn't required, could someone post the complete syntax for the final mkisofs command to create the ISO without the boot.img file? Or can I use one that someone sends me?

    Many thanks.

    Acer0001

    Added:

    This is the command I was trying to use:
    mkisofs -pad -l -r -J -v -V "KNOPPIX" -b KNOPPIX/boot.img -c KNOPPIX/boot.cat -hide-rr-moved -o /knoppix_new.iso /mnt/hdb1/master

    Results:
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/KNOPPIX
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/Demos
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/boot
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/boot/isolinux
    Writing: Initial padblock Start block 0
    Done with: Initial padblock Block(s) 16
    Writing: Primary Volume Desriptor Start block 16
    Done with: Primary Volume Desriptor Block(s) 1
    Writing: El Torito Volume Descriptor Start block 17
    mkisofs: Uh oh, I can't find the boot image 'KNOPPIX/boot.img' !


    New command tried:
    mkisofs -J -T -v -r -no emul-boot -boot-load-size 4 -boot-info-table -joliet-long -b boot/isoliux/isolinux.bin -c
    /boot/isolinux/boot.cat /knoppix_new.iso /mnt/hdb1/master

    Results:
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/KNOPPIX
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/Demos
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/boot
    Scanning /mnt/hdb1/master/boot/isolinux
    Using OPENS000.TXT:1 for /mnt/hdb1/master/OpenSourceSong-README.txt
    Using BOOT000.CAT:1 for /mnt/hdb1/master/isolinux/boot.cat (boot.cat)
    mkisofs: Error: (NULL POINTER) and /mnt/hdb1/master/boot/isolinux/boot.cat have the same Joliet name
    mkisofs: Joliet tree sort failed. The -joliet-long switch may help you.

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    1.) At the top of this page, click on "Documentation"
    2.) Scroll down to the bottom & find Knoppix Remastering Howto --Eadz 19:09, 16 Dec 2004 (EST)
    3.) Do a CTRL-F Find and search for:
    if all went well
    4.) Notice that it explains two different command lines based on what version of Knoppix you are remastering.

    I hope this helps. Happy remastering.
    James

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