[klibc] content of initramfs CPIO archive

Andreas Bach Aaen (AH/TED) andreas.bach.aaen at ericsson.com
Thu Feb 3 04:52:45 PST 2005

On Tirsdag 01 februar 2005 20:20, Olaf Hering wrote:

> Cant you just use cpio?
> find . ! -name "*~" | cpio -H newc --create | gzip -9 > initrd.gz

Yes, but then you need to run the command as root. I found my problem. I 
didn't got the files into the cpio archive that I though I had put there.

I now have a running ash shell script that executes ipconfig. Next step is to 
port a tftp client (from busybox) and to call kexec.

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