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Re: Using efi image on USB stick

From: Colin Watson
Subject: Re: Using efi image on USB stick
Date: Tue, 18 May 2010 12:12:17 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

On Mon, May 17, 2010 at 11:48:12PM +0200, Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko 
> Thanks to Seth Goldberg's and Jordan Uggla's testing it was discovered
> how to make same iso bootable on EFI as both cdrom and usb stick. For
> this it's needed in addition to el-torito to add a partition table with
> a partition type 0xef pointing to the EFI image.

I ran across the
other day, which says that a number of BIOSes fail to handle multiple El
Torito boot images correctly.  You seem to be taking a somewhat
different approach; does it avoid this problem?  I don't know how well
BIOSes handle MBR partition tables on CD-ROMs.

Colin Watson                                       address@hidden

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