Debian Bug report logs - #545842
reinstalling live-initramfs regenerates initramfs twice

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Package: live-initramfs; Maintainer for live-initramfs is Debian Live Project <>;

Reported by: "Michal Suchanek <>" <>

Date: Wed, 9 Sep 2009 15:42:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in version live-initramfs/1.156.1+1.157.2-1

Fixed in version live-initramfs/1.173.5-1

Done: Daniel Baumann <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#545842; Package live-initramfs. (Wed, 09 Sep 2009 15:42:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: "Michal Suchanek <>" <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: reinstalling live-initramfs regenerates initramfs twice
Date: Wed, 09 Sep 2009 17:32:29 +0200
Package: live-initramfs
Version: 1.156.1+1.157.2-1
Severity: normal

Generating initramfs takes quite a bit of time and it is pointless to
generate it twice during upgradei/reinstall.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.2
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (900, 'stable'), (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.30-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to en_US.UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

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Bug#545842; Package live-initramfs. (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 16:54:07 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Daniel Baumann <>
Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 17:50:39 +0100
tag 521129 pending
tag 545842 pending
tag 516355 pending

fixed in git.
Address:        Daniel Baumann, Burgunderstrasse 3, CH-4562 Biberist

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Message #17 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Baumann <>
Subject: Bug#545842: fixed in live-initramfs 1.173.5-1
Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 22:47:40 +0000
Source: live-initramfs
Source-Version: 1.173.5-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
live-initramfs, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/l/live-initramfs/live-initramfs_1.173.5-1.diff.gz
  to main/l/live-initramfs/live-initramfs_1.173.5-1.dsc
  to main/l/live-initramfs/live-initramfs_1.173.5-1_all.deb
  to main/l/live-initramfs/live-initramfs_1.173.5.orig.tar.gz

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Daniel Baumann <> (supplier of updated live-initramfs package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 23:27:57 +0100
Source: live-initramfs
Binary: live-initramfs
Architecture: source all
Version: 1.173.5-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Live <>
Changed-By: Daniel Baumann <>
 live-initramfs - Debian Live initramfs hook
Closes: 521129 545842 570100 570162
 live-initramfs (1.173.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Daniel Baumann ]
   * Updating contact information in copyright file.
   * Simplyfing initramfs triggers (Closes: #521129, #545842).
   * Wrapping fields in control file.
   * Using minimized rules file.
   * Simplifying wording in bug-presubj file.
   [ Andreas Teuchert ]
   * Calling udevadm settle in scripts/init-premount/select_eth_device
     (Closes: #570100).
   [ Tanguy Ortolo ]
   * Also respecting persistent-path parameter for snapshots (Closes:
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