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Re: Question about update-initramfs

On Sat, Jan 19, 2013 at 07:34:15PM +0100, "Rodolfo García Peñas (kix)" wrote:
> -------8<------
> uswsusp (0.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
>     NOTE, by default update-initramfs -u only updates the initramfs of the
>     latest kernel. This can lead to incompatibilities between s2disk and
>     resume if you boot an older kernel.
>     To circumvent this problem uswsusp used to call u-i with `-k all' to
>     update the initramfs of all kernel versions. This was deemed `impolite',
>     because it can also mean that you break all initramfs instead of just
>     the last. The current u-i can be made to update all initramfses by setting
>     update_initramfs=all in /etc/initramfs-tools/update-initramfs.conf.
>  -- Tim Dijkstra <tim@famdijkstra.org>  Thu, 13 Sep 2007 22:13:17 +0200
> -------8<------
> Then, what should I do? What is the correct option?
> 1. update-initramfs -u
> 2. update-initramfs -u -k all
I don't know if any packages call `update-initramfs -u -k all` and you can
check at least packages installed on your system with a simple grep. See
also #400439.
This doesn't count as an explanation though.


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