Re: compiling kernels newer than 2.6.8
On Tue, 1 Feb 2005 04:52:20 -0800
Dale Harris <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 01, 2005 at 01:08:57PM +0100, Kai Hildebrandt elucidated:
> > It is true that debian patch the kernel sources with a cramfs
> > patch. Without that patch you won't be able to use initrd with the
> > mkinitrd *default configuration*!
> This is perhaps the case with 2.4 kernel. 2.6 kernels have cramfs
> included in the vanilla kernel.
Yes, but cramfs is not a recognized initrd filesystem.
Kernel 2.4 does also have cramfs suppport.