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Bug #1261

[linux-libre*] mkinitcpio -p linux-libre* => /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%.img

GNUtoo - over 5 years ago - . Updated over 5 years ago.

Status:
fixed
Priority:
bug
Assignee:
-
% Done:

100%


Description

Hi,

mkinitcpio -p linux-libre produces the following on armv7h:

==> Building image from preset: /etc/mkinitcpio.d/linux-libre.preset: 'default'
/usr/lib/initcpio/functions: line 174: printf: `P': invalid format character
  -> -k 4.10.4-gnu-1 -c /etc/mkinitcpio.conf -g /boot/initramfs-==> Starting build: 4.10.4-gnu-1
  -> Running build hook: [base]
  -> Running build hook: [udev]
  -> Running build hook: [autodetect]
  -> Running build hook: [modconf]
  -> Running build hook: [block]
  -> Running build hook: [lvm2]
  -> Running build hook: [filesystems]
  -> Running build hook: [keyboard]
  -> Running build hook: [fsck]
==> Generating module dependencies
==> Creating xz-compressed initcpio image: /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%.img
==> Image generation successful
==> Building image from preset: /etc/mkinitcpio.d/linux-libre.preset: 'fallback'
/usr/lib/initcpio/functions: line 174: printf: `P': invalid format character
  -> -k 4.10.4-gnu-1 -c /etc/mkinitcpio.conf -g /boot/initramfs-==> Starting build: 4.10.4-gnu-1
  -> Running build hook: [base]
  -> Running build hook: [udev]
  -> Running build hook: [modconf]
  -> Running build hook: [block]
  -> Running build hook: [lvm2]
  -> Running build hook: [filesystems]
  -> Running build hook: [keyboard]
  -> Running build hook: [fsck]
==> Generating module dependencies
==> Creating xz-compressed initcpio image: /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%-fallback.img
==> Image generation successful

It is interesting to have initramfs working as:
  • They provide ways to boot from lvm2 or encrypted volume among other things
  • When using them, a pacman -Syu will break booting

Denis.


Related issues

Related to Ports - Porting #1249: Add support for the beaglebone greenfixed

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#1

Updated by Anonymous over 5 years ago

  • Assignee set to Anonymous
  • Status changed from open to in progress
#2

Updated by Anonymous over 5 years ago

  • Subject changed from mkinitcpio -p linux-libre => /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%.img to [linux-libre*] mkinitcpio -p linux-libre => /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%.img
  • Project changed from Ports to Packages
  • Tracker changed from Porting to Bug
#3

Updated by Anonymous over 5 years ago

  • % Done changed from 0 to 100
  • Status changed from in progress to fixed
  • Subject changed from [linux-libre*] mkinitcpio -p linux-libre => /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%.img to [linux-libre*] mkinitcpio -p linux-libre* => /boot/initramfs-%PKGBASE%.img
#4

Updated by Anonymous over 5 years ago

  • Related to Porting #1249: Add support for the beaglebone green added

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