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Re: Initrd modules

On Fri, Oct 17, 2003 at 11:22:22AM +0200, Ron Rademaker wrote:
> Hello,
> I've created a cramsfs initrd image and while booting the kernel says
> it's loaded okay. I've set the modules to all in mkinitrd.conf and just
> to be sure I've added the following modules to the modules file:
> scsi_mod, sd_mod and pdc-ultra (what seems to be the correct driver for
> my Promise 20378 RAID controller... It recognised my controller when
> using modprobe). I removed my hd's from their ordinary IDE connectors
> and attached them to the RAID controller (master has complete debian
> installation, slave is unpartitioned) and rebooted. However the kernel
> doesn't seem to modprobe the modules before trying to mount the root
> filesystem... And therefore panics :( Any ideas on how to fix this?
> Thank,
> Ron
> PS. I'm not on the list so could you please cc any replies to me?

  You might try adding these modules to /etc/modules, and perhaps to
have related files in /etc/modprobe.d (assuming this is a 2.6 kernel).

    Shaul Karl,    shaulk @ actcom . net . il

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