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Re: [suse-security] what has become of the latest kernel hang/fre eze bug?



On Friday 25 June 2004 00:52, Armin Schoech wrote:
> Hi Jason,
>
> > I suspect the initrd didn't install correctly. Could I please get
> > a link to the procedure for re-installing the initrd in 9.0?
> > Preferably from a CDROM. Thanks in advance.
>
> --> boot from your SuSE CD into "Rescue mode". Then mount the boot
> partition read-write on "/mnt"


> Run the script "mk_initrd" from /mnt/sbin" with the options
> "-d /mnt" and maybe "-b /mnt/boot" (don't remember whether the -b
> is needed. Use
> -m "eth0 ext3 ..." (customize to your needs)

In order to avoid any problems (and cmdline args), I typically do a:

mount /dev/xxx /mnt        # root
mount /dev/yyy /mnt/boot   # boot (if seperate)
chroot /mnt
mkinitrd
lilo                       # if not grub

Pete


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