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MKINITRAMFS-KPKG(8)         mkinitramfs-kpkg manual        MKINITRAMFS-KPKG(8)



NAME
       mkinitramfs-kpkg - generates an initramfs image for kernel-package


SYNOPSIS
       mkinitramfs  [-o  outfile] [version] mkinitramfs [--supported-host-ver-
       sion= hversion] [--supported-target-version= tversion]


DESCRIPTION
       The mkinitramfs-kpkg script calls mkinitramfs  as  wrapper  script  for
       kernel-package.  It  preservers  the  old mkinitrd calling conventions.
       It's usage is not recommended.  See update-initramfs (8) for an  better
       alternative.


OPTIONS
        -o  outfile
              Write the image to outfile.


       --supported-host-version=hversion
              This option queries if mkinitramfs can create ramdisks on a run-
              ning kernel of version hversion.


       --supported-target-version=tversion
              This option queries if mkinitramfs can create ramdisks for  ker-
              nel version tversion.


AUTHOR
       mkinitramfs-kpkg is maintained by Maximilian Attems <maks@debian.org>.


SEE ALSO
        initramfs.conf(5), initramfs-tools(8), update-initramfs(8).



                              $Date: 2006/02/17 $          MKINITRAMFS-KPKG(8)