Recent kernels do not generate dm for initrd images

Jeremy Katz katzj at
Mon Jun 26 00:45:33 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-06-24 at 09:46 -0700, Dwaine Garden wrote:
> Has anyone noticed that the newest kernels are not generating the
> proper initrd imges.
> The dm lines are missing on all the initrd images that get generated
> when you update with yum.   The dmraid stuff stopped
> getting added to the initrd images when the PAE kernels started coming
> out.
> Also, when I try to generate a new initrd image for a PAE kernel, the
> script does not pick up the dm modules.

Can you file a bug with the output of '/sbin/mkinitrd -v -f /tmp/foo.img
$(uname -r)'?  I expect something broke in mkinitrd and the output here
would help a lot in figuring out exactly _what_ :-)


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