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Work around update-initramfs issue and reorder jobs

Authored by Tj on Jun 19 2019, 3:09 AM.



The initramfs job fails to build an initrd.img for two reasons:

  1. No /boot/vmlinuz-$version
  2. No /boot/initrd.img-$version

(1) is due to "contextualprocess@before_bootloader_mkdirs" needing to
be executed before "initramfs" because it copies in the kernel image
from /cdrom/casper/vmlinuz.

(2) is due to a bug in update-initramfs::get_sorted_versions() because
it expects there to be an existing initrd.img-$version despite the fact
the "initramfs" module is calling it with the -c (create) option, not
-u (update).

Closes (LP: #1829805)

Test Plan

Edited config in Live Environment and successfully rebooted into the installed OS.

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Event Timeline

Tj requested review of this revision.Jun 19 2019, 3:09 AM
Tj created this revision.

Whoo hoo it works!!!

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Jun 19 2019, 4:39 AM
This revision was automatically updated to reflect the committed changes.