[Mageia-dev] Please test dracut (mkinitrd replacement)
dmorganec at gmail.com
Sat Oct 22 16:00:49 CEST 2011
On Sat, Oct 22, 2011 at 3:58 PM, Donald Stewart <watersnowrock at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 22 October 2011 14:05, Colin Guthrie <mageia at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
>> 'Twas brillig, and David W. Hodgins at 22/10/11 03:10 did gyre and gimble:
>>> On Thu, 20 Oct 2011 19:29:46 -0400, Colin Guthrie
>>> <mageia at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
>>>> sudo -i (or su -)
>>>> urpmi dracut
>>>> cd /boot
>>>> mv initrd-3.1.0-desktop-0.rc10.1.mga2.img initrd-old.img
>>>> /sbin/installkernel -N 3.1.0-desktop-0.rc10.1.mga2
>>> Worked ok here with lvm for /usr, /home, etc. Still affected by
>>> just like mkinitrd, putting the loading of pata_acpi before
>>> the loading of pata_via, which makes my dvd drive unusable
>>> till I edit the initrd to reverse the load order.
>>> What controls the order it chooses for the loading of modules?
>> Not 100% sure what determines the order or priority here, but hopefully
>> the same fix will affect both. Not 100% sure tho'.
>> Colin Guthrie
>> Day Job:
>> Tribalogic Limited http://www.tribalogic.net/
>> Open Source:
>> Mageia Contributor http://www.mageia.org/
>> PulseAudio Hacker http://www.pulseaudio.org/
>> Trac Hacker http://trac.edgewall.org/
> I tested and these were the results.
> With standard sysvinit booting the system:
> Startup and services running as normal, however system hangs at final
> With systemd:
> No sound, no networkmanager without service restart, even after that
> the network would last for about 1-2 minutes the cut off. No
> shutdown/restart whatsoever, kde would close then I would be dropped
> to tty1.
> I haven't had time to test with the old initrd and systemd to see if
> these problems are dracut or not.
if not already done, try to disable speedboot and reboot .
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