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Re: passing options to modules loaded in initramfs

[Martín Ferrari]
> So, this could be handled by various ways:
> - Putting notices in relevant places so that everybody can understand
> what's happening (release notes, FAQs, package documentation..)
> - Compiling with CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDE=y (Ubuntu does this)

A growing number of people no longer need that module - not only SCSI
users but now libata users.  Then again, since usb_storage needs it
(strange but true, it needs one trivial function from it)....

> - Adding more intelligence to initramfs to detect this options and
> pass them to the correct module

That sounds sanest to me.

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