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Old 11-12-2005, 04:34 PM   #1
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How do I make initrd.img?

I have Windows XP, FC3 and Slack 10.1 installed on my system. I know I need an initrd.img from Slack to edit grub in Fedora. How do I make it? Does it matter if I have a SATA hdd? Thank you.

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Old 11-12-2005, 08:01 PM   #2
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I have a couple of pages titled:
"Slackware initrd mini HOWTO"
It's written by Patrick Volkerding, so you can
get it from the Slackware web site, or just
Google for it
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yeah, it should be on your CDs, though... 10.1?? here you go:


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