Re: debian installer on ppc/pegasos
On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 03:26:13PM -0700, Matt Kraai wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 09:53:49PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 12:56:06PM -0700, Matt Kraai wrote:
> > > On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 07:53:29PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > > > And the initrd argument needs to be relative to this root partition ?
> > >
> > > For yaboot, I think it uses the device and partition variables.
> > > I'm not sure how your bootloader works, though.
> > There is no boot loader, and the initrd image is embeded in the kernel.
> In that case, I don't think it matters what you use for root, as
> long as it's not the ramdisk used by the initrd.
A, ok, i had the impression that that is exactly what is needed,
the initrd.txt of the linux kernel Documentation gives this lilo entry
for example :
image = /bzImage
initrd = /boot/initrd.gz
append = "root=/dev/ram0 init=/linuxrc rw"
I tried adding the init=/linuxrc entry, but to not much avail.