[CentOS] How to create initrd.img

Alain Spineux aspineux at gmail.com
Tue Nov 13 13:17:32 UTC 2007

On Oct 15, 2007 2:09 PM, David Hrbáč <hrbac.conf at seznam.cz> wrote:
> Hi,
> anyone to point me URL on initrd.img creating? I have custom kernel and
> want to create initrd.img for install media.
> mkinitrd /tmp/initrd.img 2.6.18-8.1.14.el5.hrb -v -f create unusable
> file for install media.

Maybe you could extract original initrd image, replace its components
with yours and then rebuild the initrd !
gzip, mount -o are your friend

> Thanks,
> David
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Alain Spineux
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