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Re: [et-mgmt-tools] VMware/qemu-kvm-?? migration



On Friday 17 July 2009 08:59:23 Joey Boggs wrote:
> > Whatever "dance" installing a kernel does to create a good initrd file,
> > just running mkinitrd is not it.  Any suggestions?  It would be nice to
> > just run mkinitrd to fix things.
> >
> >  
>
> I used to do this manually over a year ago, updating /etc/modprobe.conf
> and then running mkinitrd should do the trick.

My problem is that it did not work for me.  The resulting initrd file was about 
a tenth of the size of the original initrd file plus, when booted, it did not 
work.  On the other hand, installing a new kernel resulted in a slightly 
smaller initrd file and it did work.

Gene


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