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Bug#749991: A tiresome subject for YEARS.



On Wed, 2018-10-24 at 18:44 +0200, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote:
> On 10/24/18 6:42 PM, Oliver Riesener wrote:
> > No unetbootin, it’s the stock  stretch netboot   installation.
> > initrd kernel from actual Debian9.5/…./amd64/netboot/netboot.tar.gz
> > didn’t find kernel modules anymore. The old one before too. 
> > It’s a point release problem. Older versions of modules (.udeb ?) seems
> > to be from debian repo. 
> Are you sure you used a matching kernel image and initrd? Both have to match
> their version otherwise it won't work.

But when you use netboot the udebs in the archive *also* have to match.
And they don't after a point release.

Ben.

> I'm creating debian-installer images myself on a regular basis and from my
> current knowledge and testing, it's very unlikely that there is a bug in
> the kernel and initrd matching.

-- 
Ben Hutchings
The obvious mathematical breakthrough [to break modern encryption]
would be development of an easy way to factor large prime numbers.
                                                           - Bill Gates


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