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From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 01:14:42 +0000
On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 08:29:31PM -0400, Joshua Kinard wrote:
> make menuconfig, make <bzImage|vmlinux[.32]>[, make modules[_install]], then
> update the bootloader, is how I've done kernels for the longest time.  This
> new approach makes the above command sequence invalid if under a separate /usr.
And why does the requirement to create an initramfs ONCE and include in
your bootloader change that?

The minimal genkernel example I provided explicitly excludes all modules
from the initramfs, so that you almost never have to update it (just for
new features/bugfixes really).

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-- Rich Freeman
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