Here is a quick overview of what you'll need to do to put IPCop on a compact flash:
Obtain and become familiar with your target machine, compact flash memory, etc.
Obtain a compact flash burner and become familiar with its use.
If you're planning on creating your own compact flash image:
Install IPCop on a similar target machine or simulator using the distribution media.
Download the items in the CVS
directory and transfer them to IPCop.
Log into IPCop as root and run the mkflash script.
flash.img file to another machine.
Use a compact flash burner to transfer the flash image file to a compact flash device.
Install the compact flash device and boot IPCop.
Assign the Ethernet card drivers for your new machine.