recreating initrd for RHEV v2.2

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Hi,

 

If we need to regenerate initrd (after making some changed to, say, qlogic config in /etc/modules.conf), then how do we do it ?

 

I could not find "mkinitrd" on the system running RHEV v2.2.

 

Thanks,

Dharmesh.

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In this case this is not supported, RHEV Hypervisor is locked down in 2.2.

Hi,

Is this supported in latest RHEV release ?

Is creating initrd, via "dracut" or "mkinitrd" supported in latest RHEV release ?

Latest version of rhev-h (RHEL6 based) has dracut and mkinitrd in it.

 

Any changes on RHEV-H  (except from admin menu or from RHEV-M) is not supported unless it's advised or guided by Red Hat support.

Thanks Sadique.

Suppose I do a minor change in multipath.conf file and make it persist, and also want to reinitialize the initrd image.

Will execution of "dracut" and "mkinitrd" commands succeed without any problem ?

any thoughts ?