Bug#582177: initramfs-tools: fails to load ram... /proc/mdstat
> Removing the firewire drive when booting doesn't change anything,
> > >What could be worth a try (unless grub devs show up):
> > >
> > >* try initramfs-tools >= 0.95.1
> > >* try removing all devices except one disk from the raid1 array
> > >
> > > and try booting from the single disk then
> > Uhhh? I use this computer on a daily basis! You are going to have to
> > convince me before I experiment anymore.
> > For trying a new initramfs-tools, I don't think I will be doing that at
> > all. For removing all devices from the raid1 array, see the previous
> > paragraph...
> I just uploaded initramfs-tools 0.96.1, just upgrade it and give it
> a shot. Booting from the single disk isn't necessary therefore,
> that would be just another method to isolate the bug.
I loaded and booted after the initramfs-tools 0.96.1. The problem persists; I
still have to use the backup image to boot the machine. It has something to
do with grub not being able to read the image; at least this is what a random
error message indicates before the kernel panic previously posted (under