Bug#463728: files in /var/lib/initramfs-tools/
On Mon, Mar 17, 2008 at 03:50:01PM +0100, Jonas Meurer wrote:
> I'd suggest that update-initramfs either ignores those obsolete but
> still present sha1sums, or at least prints a warning.
that what it currently does, it prints a warning.
> At the very least update-initramfs should go on with newer kernels which
> are present but don't have a sha1sum file stored. Currently it seems to
> stop after trying all versions with a sha1sum file available.
an unrecorded initramfs won't be touched by update-initramfs.
the question is how is the original initramfs generated first?