LiveCD without Initrd
2009/11/27 Andrew Gaffney <email@example.com>
On 11/27/2009 07:49 AM, Shinkan wrote:
> Hi again,
> I would like to build a stage2 livecd which would contain a kernel
> without initrd.
The CD will not boot without an initramfs. The linuxrc in it is what mounts the
squashfs on the ISO and calls switch_root.
Right, silly me ...
Anyway, passing "--static" to genkernel gives a working boot sequence with no modules.
Andrew Gaffney * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/
Gentoo Linux Developer * * * * * *Catalyst/Genkernel + Release Engineering Lead
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