Julien Carpentier

INRIA Rhône Alpes
Amazones Project

    CITI Laboratory
    Domaine Scientifique de la Doua, INSA de Lyon
    Bâtiment Claude Chappe 
    6, avenue des Arts
    69621 Villeurbanne Cedex

Revision History
Revision 1.02011-01-28
First Draft


Tutorial on "How to customize your Live USB distribution"

Table of Contents

I. Introduction
II. Live USB bootable drive
III. USB drive modifications
1. How to create a RAW image
2. Configuration with "chroot"
2.1. Experiments
2.2. Summary
3. Test using Qemu emulator
IV. Virtualization
1. VM Player (VMWare)
2. Virtual Box
3. Tips : SSH and NAT
V. Useful links and resources

List of Figures

III.1. How "casper" works (LiveCD Ubuntu)
III.2. Summary of modification steps
III.3. Live USB with Qemu