On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 4:24 PM, clemens fischer
> On Tue-2011/10/25-14:56 clemens fischer wrote:
>> My system broke with udev-174-1. *I have rules renaming eth* according
>> to their MACs for consistency, guarding against dependency on
>> order-of-detection, plus rules to customize a wlan running on an USB
>> device. *These rules didn't run.
> The initcpio (mkinitcpio(8)) on my homegrown initramfs image was
> udev-173, which didn't match the udev-174 in the "full" system.
> I didn't expect this, because I don't have any custom hooks or udev
> rules besides my "simple-atomatics" one, which is only one rule not
> interfering with anything else. *The initramfs is all archlinux, so to
> Yesterday I compiled the new 3.0.8 stable kernel, and the script also
> invoked mkinitcpio(8), which eventually puts the new udev-174 into the
> initramfs image. *Thereafter the udev in the image and on the full
> system match, and my problem was gone *8-).
have you tried manually run mkinitcpio?