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Editing Ramdisks (initrds)

Following are the steps that enable one to edit a ramdisk for any changes
1. gunzip -c /boot/initrd-<version>.img >initrd.img
2. mkdir tmpDir
3. mount -o loop initrd.img tmpDir/
4. cd tmpDir
5. Make all necessary changes (copy over modules, edit linuxrc etc)
6. umount tmpDir
7. gzip -9c initrd.img >/boot/initrd-<version>.img
8. Run ssi-ksync

This page last updated on Thu Dec 15 17:17:43 2005 GMT
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