RTEMS Evaluation CD Available

Joel Sherrill <joel@OARcorp.com> joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Thu Sep 9 17:39:07 UTC 2004

Jay Monkman wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 09, 2004 at 07:09:57AM -0700, Till Straumann wrote:
>>>I'm working under W2k, i. e. no mount options so far. W2K don't 
>>>support Rockridge Extensions (see 
>>>http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=93604%22). Only plain ISO or 
>>>Joliet. MAy this be the problem?
>>I suppose it could be. I tried to test the CD on Windoze yesterday but the
>>machine I had access to had a broken CD player :-(. I'll check again
>>today - however, the thing is of limited use under W2k anyways since the
>>toolchain is built for a x86-linux host.
>>Nevertheless, I'll see what I can do...
> I ran into the same problem recently. When using mkisofs, you can add
> '-J' to it's list of arguments, and the .iso should work with
> Windows. According the mkisofs manpage, that may introduce
> interoperability problems, though.

I always use the -J option and haven't seen that interoperability
problem yet.  I am sure there is some OS out there that doesn't
work with -J though. :)

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