building an ISO

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Mon Jul 12 20:06:00 UTC 2010

On 12/07/2010 9:51 μ.μ., Sam Fourman Jr. wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 12:51 PM, Ryan Perry <rperry at> wrote:
>> I need to make my own FreeBSD installer CD that installs 2 ports, and then
>> runs some custom scripts.  What are the best methods to accomplish this?
> I was also wondering if there is a way to make release without using a cvs tag?
> eg.. I want to use the /usr/src from my machine
The quick answer is yes:

make release CHROOTDIR=/data/release \
CVSROOT=/data/ncvs \
EXTSRCDIR=/usr/src \

Note the EXTSRCDIR that points to /usr/src. You still have to supply
CVSROOT which need not exist, and will not be used

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