CDs from DVD with Pungi almost works

Tony Nelson tonynelson at
Tue Jun 5 13:23:55 UTC 2007

At 7:23 AM +0200 6/5/07, Vnpenguin wrote:
>On 6/5/07, Tony Nelson <tonynelson at> wrote:
>> Because of the requests on fedora-list for CDs for F7, I'm trying to get
>> Pungi to create CDs from the DVD, and I think it almost works.  I'll need
>> some help if I'm to get it to work.
>> My basic procedure is to make a Pungi config file and a yum.conf that will
>> use the loopback-mounted DVD ISO file as the source of packages and other
>> info.  That seems to work.
>> The DVD repodata was not suitable because the "media:" URLs weren't
>> understood, so I used createrepo to make new repodata and pointed the
>> yum.conf to it.  Is there a way to use the DVD's repodata?  Do I need to
>> monkey-patch urlopen()?
>Just umount the DVD if it has mounted automatically. And then re mount
>it under /media/DVD for example. It works well for me :-)

I "use the loopback-mounted DVD ISO file."  Loopback mounting is not automatic.
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