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Re: Boot fails after change of motherboard (using LVM)



Rob Andrews wrote:
On 12-Oct-2006 17:15.19 (BST), Jeff Voskamp wrote:
> Boot the machine with the rescue CD, and get the postinstall and > preuninstall scripts using " rpm -q kernel --scripts". > Rerun them (preuninstall first) and you'll have a shiny new initrd which > should do the trick.

You can get the same effect with the mkinitrd(8) tool.

mkinitrd /boot/initrd-<version> <version>

(where version is, for example, 2.6.18-1.2759.fc6)
True enough - it's actually called from new-kernel-pkg, but I was worried about potential side effects.

Jeff


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