Re: [alpine-devel] making an alpine iso
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 11:50 AM, Brian Knox <taotetek_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks for the response - I'll give it a try this morning. I assume another
> option would be to try edge - but I'd like to get an iso working w/ the
> stable release first.
You can also use http://nl.alpinelinux.org/alpine/v2.6
which is compatible.
There is no release yet (waiting for grsecurity patch), but you can
build an iso from it if you want.
> I'll let you know how it goes!
> On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 3:46 AM, Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
>> On Fri, 10 May 2013 09:40:02 +0200
>> Carlo Landmeter <clandmeter_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> > On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 12:45 AM, Brian Knox <taotetek_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> > > I'm running Alpine 2.5 and having a problem making a custom iso. I go
>> > > through the instructions here:
>> > >
>> > > http://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/How_to_make_a_custom_ISO_image
>> > >
>> > > And things go well until, during the make phase, it gets to installing
>> > > syslinux. I then get:
>> > >
>> > > Downloading syslinux-4.06-r0
>> > > tar: usr/share/syslinux/ldlinux.c32: not found in archive
>> > Not 100% sure, but it looks like alpine-iso is not backwards
>> > compatible since it has been set to use syslinux-5 (which is not in
>> > alpine 2.5).
>> > You could try to checkout an older version of alpine-iso (before the
>> > "support for syslinux-5" commit) which should probably still work.
>> > You can do that by going into alpine-iso dir and: git checkout
>> > 4fc8419f46c543ae18bda240350d17f83f5bc936
>> > If that still doesn't work, you could try to checkout some older
>> > commit and see if that works.
>> Yes, we should probably branch it in git.
Received on Fri May 10 2013 - 13:58:12 UTC