isohybrid.pl - Postprocess ISO images for hybrid mode (Perl)
isohybrid.pl [OPTIONS] IMAGE
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: isohybrid.pl 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
homepage at <http://syslinux.zytor.com/>.
isohybrid.pl was written by H. Peter Anvin <email@example.com>.
This manual page was written by Daniel Baumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for
the Debian project (but may be used by others).