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

NAME - Postprocess ISO images for hybrid mode (Perl)


       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

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

       -h  Number of default geometry heads.

       -s  Number of default geometry sectors.

	   Specify partition entry number (1-4).

	   Specify partition offset (default 0).

	   Specify partition type (default 0x17).

       -id Specify MBR ID (default random).

	   Always assume we are loaded as disk ID 0.

	   Assume disk ID 0 if the Ctrl key is pressed.

	   Allow booting from within a partition.


       More  information  about the Syslinux project can be found on the home‐
       page at <>.

AUTHOR was written by H. Peter Anvin <>.

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

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

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