Bug#600453: (no subject)
On Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 09:18:01PM +0200, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Thanks for the quick response!
> my sha512sum says
> # sha512sum initramfs-tools_0.98.5~1.gbpcf5fb6_all.deb
> f0dd4af56ac9713027543ba4c1beb62edc7c306575c2f65d8a1b62daf1a26cbe58607fd95c6203c197779c643f0efbeb019eb4402eb62ca415aae99b02706b8d initramfs-tools_0.98.5~1.gbpcf5fb6_all.deb
> so the later part is identical to your provides sum. Is it costumary to only use part of the hash?
ok sorry was a paste error of my side, on the run..
> Anyhow back to the topic:
> I tried your deb with the following result:
> update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-2.6.32-2-orion5x
> readlink: fehlender Operand
> „readlink --help“ gibt weitere Informationen.
> Warning: /etc/fstab parse error; guessing that the root device is /dev/sda2
well update-initramfs does not parse fstab this is
probably flash-kernel? (adding tbm to cc, for him to check)
> Press Ctrl-C to abort build, or Enter to continue
> read: 143: arg count
> Generating kernel u-boot image... done.
> Flashing kernel... done.
> Flashing initramfs... done.
> so it did indeed do "something" but the guess "/dev/sda2" looks wrong. I would expect /dev/sda1
thanks for quick check which looks at first sight good for initramfs-tools.