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From: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com>
To: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Cc: Michael Neuling <mikey@neuling.org>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, Al Viro <viro@ftp.linux.org.uk>,
	fastboot@lists.osdl.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] free initrds boot option
Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2006 16:37:30 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4577624A.6010008@zytor.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20061206163021.f434f09b.akpm@osdl.org>

Andrew Morton wrote:
> 
> I'd have thought that an option `retain_initrd' would make more sense.
> 
> Please always update Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt when adding boot
> options.
> 

I would have to agree with this; it also seems a bit odd to me to have 
this at all (kexec provides a new kernel image, surely it also provides 
a new initrd image???)

	-hpa

  reply	other threads:[~2006-12-07  0:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2006-12-07  0:18 Michael Neuling
2006-12-07  0:25 ` Randy Dunlap
2006-12-07  0:30 ` Andrew Morton
2006-12-07  0:37   ` H. Peter Anvin [this message]
2006-12-07  3:36     ` Michael Neuling
2006-12-07 16:47       ` [Fastboot] " Vivek Goyal
2006-12-07 21:40         ` Haren Myneni
2006-12-07 23:32           ` Michael Neuling
2006-12-13  1:35             ` [Fastboot] " Horms
2007-02-08 12:35               ` Horms
2007-02-08 22:58                 ` Michael Neuling
2006-12-07  3:56 ` Haren Myneni
2006-12-07  3:42 Michael Neuling
2006-12-07  5:07 ` Randy Dunlap
2006-12-07  5:14 ` Randy Dunlap

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