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Old 09-06-2013, 01:00 PM   #1
manuel19
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Kernel parameter to auto-recreate initrd


Hi!

I want to know; exist a way to re-create the initrd-xxx.img when kernel boot and then, boot the new initrd normally?

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Old 09-06-2013, 03:15 PM   #2
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Well, as an initial answer until someone who knows better shows up, I'd say you have to put a script to check /proc/cmdline in your boot sequence to do the job.

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Old 09-06-2013, 03:27 PM   #3
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I might be wrong here, but did you delete the old one?

one option would be to boot an older kernel ( assuming available ) and then use your package manager to reinstall the 'current' kernel.

Another option is boot a liveCD, chroot and again use package manager to reinstall kernel

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