[CentOS] How to create initrd.img

David Hrbáč hrbac.conf at seznam.cz
Tue Nov 13 13:49:19 UTC 2007

Alain Spineux napsal(a):
> 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

Not anymore, use buildinstall.

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