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mkbootdisk-1.2.2-1 RPM for i386

From Red Hat Linux 6.1 for i386

Name: mkbootdisk Distribution: BlueSky
Version: 1.2.2 Vendor: Red Hat Software
Release: 1 Build date: Sat Sep 25 06:02:25 1999
Group: System Environment/Base Build host: porky.devel.redhat.com
Size: 5732 Source RPM: mkbootdisk-1.2.2-1.src.rpm
Packager: Red Hat Software <http://developer.redhat.com/bugzilla>
Summary: Creates an initial ramdisk image for preloading modules.
The mkbootdisk program creates a standalone boot floppy disk for
booting the running system.  The created boot disk will look for the
root filesystem on the device mentioned in /etc/fstab and includes an
initial ramdisk image which will load any necessary SCSI modules for
the system.

Provides

Requires

License

GPL

Changelog

* Sun Sep 26 1999 Michael K. Johnson <johnsonm@redhat.com>
  - ignore commented lines in fstab, generally more robust
    fstab parsing
* Sun Aug 22 1999 Bill Nottingham <notting@redhat.com>
  - ditto
* Fri Aug 13 1999 Bill Nottingham <notting@redhat.com>
  - add fix
* Wed May 26 1999 Matt Wilson <msw@redhat.com>
  - added -P to the cp lines for devices to pick up parent directories
    for ida/ and rd/
* Thu Apr 08 1999 Matt Wilson <msw@redhat.com>
  - pass load_ramdisk=2 as alan had to port his ramdisk hack from 2.0.x
* Tue Apr 06 1999 Matt Wilson <msw@redhat.com>
  - pass load_ramdisk=1 for rescue image, as 2.2 kernels get this right
* Thu Mar 18 1999 Matt Wilson <msw@redhat.com>
  - fixed misspelling in man page
* Thu Feb 25 1999 Matt Wilson <msw@redhat.com>
  - updated the description
* Thu Nov 05 1998 Jeff Johnson <jbj@redhat.com>
  - import from ultrapenguin 1.1.
* Fri Oct 30 1998 Jakub Jelinek <jj@ultra.linux.cz>
  - support for SPARC
* Sun Aug 30 1998 Erik Troan <ewt@redhat.com>
  - wasn't including nfs, isofs, or fat modules properly
  - mkinitrd args weren't passed right due to a typo

Files

/sbin/mkbootdisk
/usr/man/man8/mkbootdisk.8


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