Re: deep in initramfstools, loop device Q
[ added d-kernel to cc, please keep it.]
On Wed, Aug 08, 2007 at 11:22:24PM +0200, Viktor wrote:
> 1) i'm trying to set ROOT=/dev/loop0 in a initramfs script
> but after run_init it doesn't load the /sbin/init,
> the target of loop0 is a file in a initramfs directory
> that is mounted from /dev/sda1
what are your bootargs?
a root bootarg _always_ overrides any hardcoded ROOT invocation
> 2) does run_init clean the initramfs and mounts on it?
yes for the cleaning, no for the mounts.
this is done earlier.
see man initramfs-tools