Re: 2.4 -> 2.6 kernel upgrade problem
"Eric" == Eric Gaumer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Eric> On Fri, 2004-12-31 at 09:06 -0800, shyamal wrote:
>> /initrd is usually a link to a file, just like
>> /vmlinuz. Typically you will have /initrd ->
>> /boot/initrd.img-2.6.8-* and so on. This is something the
>> kernel installer will typically do for you.
Eric> /initrd shouldn't be a symlink to your ramdisk, it is used
Eric> to pivot_root inside of /sbin/init on the ramdisk itself.
I'm guilty of providing bad advice - I was thinking of the /initrd.img
symlink that is often used. Apologies!