Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Ryan Hill <dirtyepic@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2012 02:00:54
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181 by "Robin H. Johnson"
On Sun, 11 Mar 2012 21:08:47 +0000
"Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o> wrote:

> The quickest initramfs, assuming that ALL kernel modules you need to > boot are already compiled into your kernel: > genkernel --install --no-ramdisk-modules initramfs > > Plus optionally, If you know you don't need any of these, include this > to make it really get much smaller: > --no-lvm --no-mdadm --no-dmraid --no-multipath --no-iscsi --no-disklabel > --no-firmware --no-zfs --no-gpg --no-luks > > --disklabel is the one that most users will probably need, if they use > LABEL= or UUID= arguments in your fstab. > > That will give you an initramfs of scripts + busybox. > On my box, it's about 724KiB.
Thank you sir. The last time I played with genkernel I had to kill the result with a crucifix. This should do the trick. -- fonts, gcc-porting toolchain, wxwidgets @


File name MIME type
signature.asc application/pgp-signature