[Grml] Grml initrd

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Thu Feb 8 19:46:50 CET 2007

* ][ <mlist4suntong at yahoo.com> [20070208 05:15]:

> I've been trying for several weeks to make my grml USB pen bootable. I
> think  I finally found the problem, quite a simple one -- I need a initrd
> which has findfs to find the root device.

Huh?! grml provides a dialog for building an initrd within grml2hd.
Booting from USB should work stright forward, with grml2hd for hd
installations and grml2usb for grml in live-cd mode on usb devices.

> However, I didn't find a initrd in my grml2hd disk, and neither the
> minirt26.gz borrowed from grml_small_0.3.iso works.

> So, is there anywhere I can get a grml initrd, or I have to build one
> myself? If so, any good source of info for the building?

,---- [ % grml-tips initramfs ]
| Install initrd via initramfs-tools for currently running kernel:
| # update-initramfs -u -t -k $(uname -r)

 http://grml.org/            # Linux for texttool-users and sysadmins
 http://wiki.grml.org/       # share your knowledge
 http://grml.supersized.org/ # the grml development weblog
 #grml @ irc.freenode.org    # meet us on irc
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://ml.grml.org/pipermail/grml/attachments/20070208/bf0eaa5b/attachment-0004.pgp>

More information about the Grml mailing list