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Re: ata and scsi modules in initrd



David Zeuthen wrote:

´╗┐Code in the initramfs shouldn't have to be modified just because you
throw extra kernel modules in. Seriously. The initramfs isn't hard, it's
a solved problem [0], it goes like this

 - figure out UUID or LABEL [1] for rootfs. Write out an udev rule that
   will create a /dev/root symlink to said device
[...]

´╗┐[1] : Or device name though it should never ever be necessary to use
      device names.

How do you get the UUID or LABEL or filesystem on the device without knowing the device name?

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  Les Mikesell
   lesmikesell gmail com


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