On Sat, 9 Nov 2019 at 07:29, Fabian Arrotin <arrfab at centos.org> wrote: > > On 09/11/2019 00:07, Fredrik Mikker wrote: > > Good evening, > > > > I'm looking for at CentOS 8 Live ISO, but I fail to find one. Is there > > anyone that can point me in the right direction? > > > > They were not created due to lack of free time. > I tried quickly with livecd-tools but it failed to even build an image > and I had no more time to investigate. > I then tried with lorax/livemedia-creator and was able to get one image > that was working in live environment, but was trac'ing back during > "liveinst" stage, so it wasn't even able to get installed. so same thing > : had no time to investigate further. > > So in summary : nobody came with a "hey, here is what needs to be > fixed/patched and here is a PR", so we initially thought that in fact > nobody was interested into Live ISOs anymore. > > PS : last week, someone from CERN, Ben, said that he was working on this > and he said he found what would be needed to "hot-patch" anaconda for > it. He said he'd come with a PR for this, after a small discussion on > irc in #centos-devel ... nothing (yet) received but maybe later, I'll > let him comment on this > Yeah, I have been working on it in my spare time and it is not 'simple' for multiple reasons. Like Fabian I can make a 'simple' Live CDROM which takes 500 MB (1700 uncompressed) but not installable. I have tried a couple of other items but it looks like I need to dig into pungi to set up various things that livemedia-creator needs to add it together. -- Stephen J Smoogen.