Bug#352780: linux-image-2.6.15-1-686-smp: dependence on udev
On Mon, Mar 06, 2006 at 11:24:25PM -0800, Jurij Smakov wrote:
> The linux-image packages do not depend on udev itself, I guess that udev
> was pulled in due to the fact that initramfs-tools depends on it. You can,
> however, use an alternative initrd generator, yaird, to generate initrd.
> Yaird does not depend on udev, so that might be the option you are looking
> for. For details check out
Yaird is mostly unmaintained at this date though, so be warned.