Opened 12 months ago

Last modified 4 months ago

#802 assigned defect

mindi aborts on Debian 8 on UEFI system

Reported by: bruno Owned by: bruno
Priority: high Milestone: 3.3.1
Component: mindi Version: 3.2.2
Severity: blocker Keywords:
Cc:

Description

When trying to build an ISO image with mindi on Debian 8, it aborts.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 12 months ago by bruno

  • Component changed from mondo to mindi
  • Priority changed from normal to high
  • Severity changed from normal to blocker
  • Status changed from new to assigned

Debian's version of genisoimage is not able to create UEFI media as it doesn't provide the options added on Fedora for that.

xorriso should be installed instead.

BTW the std version on Debian 8 (1.3.2) fails with the following error:

xorriso : FAILURE : -as mkisofs: Unrecognized option '-eltorito-platform'

updating to 1.4.4 doesn't seem to solve the problem. These additional options passed by mindi are not supported by xorriso only the modified version of Fedora.

So needs more work here.

comment:2 Changed 4 months ago by bruno

  • Milestone changed from 3.3.0 to 3.3.1

Sorry won't be part of 3.3.0 as I expected. I need to release that one sooner and won't have time to work more on this (I started by isolating ISO generation calls, but needs more work again).

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