Re: PReP support
On Wed, Jun 23, 2004 at 07:43:16PM +0200, Jens Schmalzing wrote:
> Sven Luther writes:
> > Yeah, fine, and will we set this by default, or not ?
> As long as we do not run the risk of accidentally clobbering any
> existing /boot/vmlinuz-<foo> files, fine. That could be done through
> more elaborate checks in the script itself or through a debconf
> question, do it as you wish.
So, fine, please have mkvmlinuz set this value.
> > > > > mkvmlinuz /boot/vmlinux-2.6.7-powerpc 2.6.7-powerpc
> > man kernel-img.conf
> > two arguments, the first being the version of the kernel image, and
> > the second argument being the location of the kernel image itself.
> > What part of that did i misunderstand ?
> The ordering of the arguments to mkvmlinuz should be the other way
> round, and for the output file you may want to refer to mkvmlinuz(8).
Well, doesn't work in either way, and this means that mkvmlinuz cannot
be directly used in postinst_hook.