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Re: Why is there a prompt for a root shell when the default linux kernel boots?

On Tue, Apr 30, 2002 at 10:17:00PM +0200, Santiago Vila wrote:
> Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
> > 	Now that I think of it this might be an issue with self-installed
> > kernels. I'm going to document this behavior in the Manual, commit the
> > changes and close the bug. Of course, woody does *not* install 2.4 kernels
> > IIRC.
> The default install does not, but the "bf2.4" flavor does. Please take
> a look at the  dists/woody/main/disks-i386/current  directory in the
> Debian archives.

And the stock kernel images available in woody include 2.4 kernels.
These, also, have an initrd that offers a root shell, I believe.


Luca Filipozzi, Debian Developer
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