From: maximilian attems <email@example.com>
To: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Sent: Sun, August 1, 2010 3:06:11 PM
Subject: Re: Bug#591025: Remove the irrelevent BOOT in initramfs.conf - patch available
On Fri, 30 Jul 2010, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Package: initramfs-tools
> Version: 0.97.2
> The BOOT switch should not be set in the initramfs.conf.
why do you come to that conclusion?
it is used by live-initramfs afair.
> It should be determined in boot time by the boot commandline, by
> either explicitly a "boot=foo" or implicitly such as "root=/root/nfs".
> I suggest that the BOOT directive in initramfs.conf be deprecated.
you don't give any rationale, so will close unless this gets motivated
properly and it be clear why we want that and what gain that would be.