Re: update-initramfs question
On Tue, Mar 06, 2007 at 04:48:19AM -0600, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> Chris Bannister wrote:
> >On Sun, Mar 04, 2007 at 02:19:54PM -0600, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> >>But how does he know that initrd.img-2.6.18-4-486 is the 'newest kernel'
> >>as the man-page has it?
> >-u This mode updates an existing initramfs.
> Meaning as per initrd.img link in /
> If that link is not valid then you get the message.
> So -u updates per link, not just any existing initramfs
Ooops, should've read further down the manpage:
Update the initramfs of the newest kernel:
Confusing newest (is that even a valid word?) and existing, if you can
see what I mean. :-)
Don't forget to check that your /etc/apt/sources.lst entries point to
etch and not testing, otherwise you may end up with a broken system once
etch goes stable.