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Package: bootcd-mkinitramfs (3.18) [universe]

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Original Maintainer (usually from Debian):

  • Bernd Schumacher

It should generally not be necessary for users to contact the original maintainer.

Similar packages:

initramfs extension for bootcd

With the installation of this bootcd extension your initrd-image will be updated to be usable for bootcd. With bootcd you can copy your system to cd, run it from cd without need for disks and restore your system on disk from bootcd. This Package should be installed on a system you want to copy to cd, if the kernel uses initrd (as all prebuild Debian 2.4 and 2.6 kernels do). If you have also installed discover than it can be used to detect the needed modules to boot.

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    or busybox-static
    Standalone rescue shell with tons of builtin utilities
    or busybox-cvs
    Package not available
    or busybox-cvs-static
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  • dep: initramfs-tools
    tools for generating an initramfs

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