Bug#439846: initramfs-tools 0.93.2 still uses mode instead of mode_option
tags 439846 + fixed pending
* maximilian attems <firstname.lastname@example.org> [Fre Apr 24, 2009 at 10:51:02 +0200]:
> On Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 10:17:27AM +0200, Evgeni Golov wrote:
> > this problem still exists in the current sid version of initramfs-tools.
> > Any plans for updating the framebuffer script?
> > Most fb drivers use mode_option instead now (and some use both for
> > compatibility reasons).
> sure if you looked through the linux-2.6 sources,
> you would see it is not a clear cut. some important
> fb driver still use *exclusively* the old module option.
> so until someone clears that up changing the param is not the way to go.
The framebuffer script has been nuked in git commit
db24ed6ec7887631c05ce0d51c53c8c2cb9c507a which was released as
version initramfs-tools 0.94.
The old framebuffer script is shipped as example through the docs,
I've just added additional information regarding the mode vs.
This bug shouldn't be present any longer, if you still run into
problems regardings this issue please feel free to report back.