Alternative methods for inserting preseed files

ago agostino.russo at
Thu Nov 15 07:47:38 GMT 2007

Why exactly do you need iso9660? Can't you boot off an ext3 virtual
hard disk with grub (and preseed) as opposed of a virtual CD and then
load up the real CD? Anyway feel free to continue the discussion over
#ubuntu-installer, I am xivulon in there.

On Nov 14, 2007 11:13 AM, Joshua Kwan <jkwan at> wrote:
> Hey, so find_preseed works, except it refuses to accept iso9660 as a
> supported FS.
> Why is that? That basically requires me to go the floppy method, so I can use
> vfat.
> -Josh
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ago [mailto:agostino.russo at]
> Sent: Tue 11/13/2007 12:26 AM
> To: Joshua Kwan; Ubuntu Installer Mailing List
> Subject: Re: Alternative methods for inserting preseed files
> It's the lupin-casper package and it is ships in the Gutsy ISO (look
> into casper-bottom...). I haven't document it though (guilty as
> charged), use the previous email as a reference and feel free to ask.
> Ago
> On Nov 13, 2007 2:48 AM, Joshua Kwan <jkwan at> wrote:
> > I can't "find_preseed" in any part of the casper source package. Are you
> sure
> > this isn't a wubi thing?
> >
> > Thanks though. I am thinking of using your hard disk method.
> >
> > -Josh

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