Customized FreeBSD CD (was: Can I install Free BSD latest version on my laptop with dual boot?)

manikandan.x.balachandran at manikandan.x.balachandran at
Mon Dec 24 02:29:30 PST 2007

Thank you

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Manolis Kiagias <sonicy at>
21/12/2007 02:35 PM
        To:     manikandan.x.balachandran at
        cc:     freebsd-questions at
        Subject:        Re: Customized FreeBSD CD (was: Can I install Free 
BSD latest version on my laptop with    dual boot?)

manikandan.x.balachandran at wrote:
> Hi,
> Thanks for your immediate response
> Yes, I spend two days and found out there are lot of tips in your
> documentation thanks?
> After compiling the Free BSD Kernel and making some changes on my
> system then how do I make the installable CD/DVD from my source (My
> Free BSD) to distribute to others?
> One more question: Can I use ZFS on Free BSD?
> Cheers,
> B.Manikandan
> Bournemouth, UK
> ------------------------------------------------------------
Please do not top post.

There are couple of ways to create a custom FreeBSD CD and you will find
them by simply googling. I have not tried any, but this one looks 

It is available in the ports collection too: /usr/ports/sysutils/livecd

ZFS will be available on FreeBSD 7.

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