archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Aug 3 20:31:19 PDT 2005
On Wed, Aug 03, 2005 at 11:20:29PM -0400, Steven Pasternak wrote:
> Hi! I have an LFS 6.0 system, and I was wondering, where could I get a
> good mkinitrd script and tutorial. I haven't found an official project,
> and each distro has their own. I tried copying the debian initrd-tools
> over. I liked how it used cramfs, but the mkinitrd script makes many
> calls to 'dpkg', which I don't have. I haven't had luck figuring out how
> fedora/redhat's mkinitrd works or what it needs (/etc/conf.modules,
> /etc/mkinitrd/modules, /etc/modules.conf, etc.). I eventually want to
> add a bootsplash (needs an initrd), and make it a custom live rescue cd
> (and just want to know how it all works ;-) ) Thanks!
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