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.TH UPDATE-INITRAMFS.CONF 5  "2010/03/24" "Linux" "update-initramfs.conf manual"
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.SH NAME
update-initramfs.conf \- configuration file for update-initramfs

.SH DESCRIPTION
The configuration file allows to disable the update action from
.B update-initramfs.

.SH GENERAL VARIABLES
.TP
\fB update_initramfs
Default is \fIyes\fP for running the latest initramfs-tools hooks in the
newest Linux image.
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Setting it to \fIall\fP updates any known initramfs.
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It is possible to set it to \fIno\fP for remote servers or boxes where
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conservative manners needs to be applied. This disables
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the \fBupdate_initramfs \-u\fP call.
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\fB backup_initramfs
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If set \fBupdate_initramfs\fP keeps an .bak file of the previous initramfs. If unset the backup initramfs will not be kept.
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.SH AUTHOR
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The initramfs-tools are written by Maximilian Attems <maks@debian.org>,
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Jeff Bailey <jbailey@raspberryginger.com> and numerous others.
.SH SEE ALSO
.BR
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.IR initramfs.conf (5),
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.IR initramfs-tools (8),
.IR mkinitramfs (8),
.IR update-initramfs (8).