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ISOHYBRID.PL(1)		       Syslinux Project		       ISOHYBRID.PL(1)

NAME
       isohybrid.pl - Postprocess ISO images for hybrid mode (Perl)

SYNOPSIS
       isohybrid.pl [OPTIONS] IMAGE

DESCRIPTION
       Starting	 in  version 3.72, ISOLINUX supports a "hybrid mode" which can
       be booted from either CD-ROM or from a device which  BIOS  considers  a
       hard disk or ZIP disk, e.g. a USB key or similar.

       To enable this mode, the .iso image needs to be postprecessed with this
       utility.

       Note: isohybrid.pl is a Perl script, a C	 implementation	 of  the  same
       utility is available as isohybrid(1).

OPTIONS
       -h  Number of default geometry heads.

       -s  Number of default geometry sectors.

       -entry
	   Specify partition entry number (1-4).

       -offset
	   Specify partition offset (default 0).

       -type
	   Specify partition type (default 0x17).

       -id Specify MBR ID (default random).

       -forcehd0
	   Always assume we are loaded as disk ID 0.

       -ctrlhd0
	   Assume disk ID 0 if the Ctrl key is pressed.

       -partok
	   Allow booting from within a partition.

SEE ALSO
       syslinux(1)

HOMEPAGE
       More  information  about the Syslinux project can be found on the home‐
       page at <http://syslinux.zytor.com/>.

AUTHOR
       isohybrid.pl was written by H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>.

       This manual  page  was  written	by  Daniel  Baumann  <mail@daniel-bau‐
       mann.ch>.

4.00				  2010-06-22		       ISOHYBRID.PL(1)
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