Re: mkinitrd

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Fri Apr 18 2003 - 13:33:13 EST

Followup to: <>
By author: Antonio Vargas <>
In newsgroup:
> Dave, I recall reading there are problems with building an ext2 initrd
> because of the small size, and it seems that ext3 is fine at the moment.
> Just try to tweak the initrd script to do a ext3 (add -j to the mke2fs).

Why ext2 as opposed to romfs or cramfs?


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