mkinitramfs 0.4

A tool to create the initramfs image

Packager: Onur Küçük

License: GPLv2


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ReleaseRelease dateVersionUpdaterComment
462009-03-040.4Ozan ÇağlayanBump busybox to 1.13.3.
452009-01-240.4Onur KüçükFix typo in virtio to really fix bug #8064
442009-01-210.4Onur KüçükMake sure we create fb0 device node, we need it for userspace tools
432009-01-140.4Onur KüçükAllow addition of virtio and xen modules, xen is not added automatically, fixes bug #8064, parse multiple options in mudur= parameters
422008-12-300.4Onur KüçükFix tty device nodes (Onur), remove loop modprobe as it is in kernel now (Ekin)
412008-11-050.4Ekin MeroğluInclude all splash theme resolutions in initramfs (partial fix for #7117)
Use tcp option by default on NFS mounts in thin client setups
402008-10-160.4Onur KüçükMake root=shell probe for hardware and add root=shellnoprobe support, fixes bug #8063
392008-08-210.4Onur KüçükAdd ext2/ext3 support for livedisks in initramfs
382008-07-040.4Onur KüçükFix asm/page.h inclusion, compile with new kernels
372008-07-040.4Onur KüçükAdd support for probing filesystems (vfat for now) for livedisks, fixes bug #7113
362008-04-010.4Ekin MeroğluAdd module support for loop and squashfs
352008-02-240.4S.Çağlar OnurMerge from playground, add s2ram support, remove dsdt and gensplash supports
342007-12-010.4Onur KüçükPut busybox in /lib/initramfs
332007-11-270.4Onur KüçükMake sure additional module dirs like extra, acerhk etc. can be added to initramfs
322007-10-050.4Onur KüçükSupport LABEL in root, probe rootfs type, autodetect new kernel versions and make necessary changes, bootsplash support, fix s8x module, do not use static tempfiles, cleanup the code
312007-06-210.3Onur KüçükUse mdadm dynamically
302007-06-210.3Onur KüçükAdd sky2 to ethernet modules
292007-06-150.3Onur KüçükAdd missing raid kernel modules
282007-06-140.3Onur KüçükMerged Çağlar's raid work
272007-06-070.3Onur KüçükMerged Faik San's hostname patch for thinclient
262007-05-080.3Onur KüçükMerged Faik San's thinclient work
252007-04-230.2Onur KüçükFix a race condition of creating device nodes in live systems, fixes bugs #5225 and #5276
242007-03-060.2Onur KüçükDo not print messages when there is no resume device
232007-01-300.2S.Çağlar OnurFix a typo
222007-01-300.2S.Çağlar OnurWrite resume device into sys for SATA disks
212007-01-120.2Onur KüçükAdded vfat,ntfs and unionfs modules to initramfs, to make livedisk work (might help bug #4409)
202006-12-110.2Onur KüçükProbe drivers 5 times, until the necessary devices are found, fixes bug #3711
192006-12-060.2Onur Küçükmodify fstab of live images from initramfs, to make sure cdrom mount stuff is in /etc/mtab
182006-12-040.2Onur KüçükRename module-name to module_name to get rid of modules alias and map file mismatches, should fix bug #3711
172006-11-300.2Onur KüçükModprobe converts module names - to _ as modules.alias does it so, fixes bug #3711
162006-11-300.2S.Çağlar OnurRevert last until its fixed
152006-11-290.2Onur KüçükBump busybox
142006-11-170.2Onur KüçükWrite coolplug dependency
132006-10-220.2Onur KüçükAdd /media to live boots
122006-10-060.2Onur KüçükCompress initramfs + boot from media other than pata cdroms
112006-09-240.2Onur KüçükTidy up + add cdboot functions
102006-08-220.1S.Çağlar OnurFix #3466
92006-07-070.1S.Çağlar OnurJust works (tested with 4 machines), at last
82006-07-060.1S.Çağlar Onurmake root-dir work
72006-07-050.1S.Çağlar OnurAdd root-dir option, conflict with mkinitrd
62006-07-050.1S.Çağlar OnurAdd output option, disable compression temporarily
52006-06-280.1S.Çağlar OnurRevert last
42006-06-270.1S.Çağlar OnurTurn back to link hack
32006-06-200.1S.Çağlar OnurInstead of link hack create needed dirs so ensure consistency
22006-06-200.1S.Çağlar OnurNow identical to old mkinitrd (oscar goes to Onur), DSDT and fbsplash converted to options
12006-06-130.1S.Çağlar OnurFirst release with DSDT and framebuffer support