[SM-Discuss] diskless distcc
avr at gnulinux.nl
Tue Oct 10 13:42:15 EDT 2006
On Mon, 9 Oct 2006 12:21:03 -0500
Daniel Goller <dgoller at satx.rr.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 09 Oct 2006 18:39:50 +0200
> avr at gnulinux.nl (Andreas) wrote:
> > Hi David,
> > > Nice is it a rootnfs system? or a live cd system?
> > Neither, it runs off ramdisk.
> But you could boot this off of a CD for those of use who might have a
> machine in the corner, with working CDROM, but dead hard disk, right?
> (which might also be refered to as live cd, even if we remain in the
> initrd :)
Probably, but I wouldn't really know how to master it to a booting iso.
I just found distccKnoppix,
which does boot off a cdrom.
In fact I'm going to take a look at it myself since its root image is even smaller
than my initrd, even though I thought mine was pretty minimal.
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