[oclug] Booting into ISO image
kenziem at sympatico.ca
Tue Aug 27 17:55:12 EDT 2002
On Tuesday 27 August 2002 17:26, Tim Hosking wrote:
> On 8/27/02 5:15 PM, "Dan Cardamore" <dan at hld.ca> wrote:
> > On Tue, Aug 27, 2002 at 05:09:11PM -0400, Gregory Gee wrote:
> >> Is it possible to boot into an an ISO image sitting in a directory
> >> on my HD. I have one of those CD distros and want to have GRUB or
> >> LILO boot into the ISO image if I want. Any tips would be greatly
> >> appreciated.
> > I would have to say no. You already need a kernel running to mount
> > an iso.
> Agreed. Maybe you could set up a netboot and mount the ISO on another
YES ! this site suggest how to do it
It looks like you mount the ISO as loopback and tweek the initrd.
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