Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#4 closed defect (wontfix)

Create diskless initrd

Reported by: skylar Owned by: skylar
Priority: major Milestone: Get netbooting working
Component: Version:
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Estimated Hours: Total Hours: 0

Description (last modified by skylar)

updatediskless creates an ext2 image. Should be cramfs (gzip'd cpio)

Change History (11)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Type changed from enhancement to defect

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

  • Owner changed from somebody to skylar
  • Status changed from new to assigned

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

mkinitramfs has a bunch of hook scripts and init-* script hooks that might be useful

comment:4 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

initrd recognized now by switching to mkinitramfs

Need to get disklessrc included from system-config-netboot

comment:5 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

disklessrc included, but not playing nice with busybox's ash

comment:6 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

Get syntax error at line 55

Have tried both /bin/sh and /bin/ash (both symlinks to busybox) with same results

comment:7 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

Trying it with findModules commented out (the troublesome code region)

comment:8 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

Now we need ifconfig

comment:9 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

Needs dhclient in initrd (busybox?)

comment:10 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

Added dhclient-script to initrd

comment:11 Changed 13 years ago by skylar

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from assigned to closed

no longer neede with onesis

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