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initramfs modules

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a quick way to shave a few seconds off your boot time is to edit /etc/initramfs-tools/initramfs.conf and change MODULES=most to MODULES=dep. Then run sudo update-initramfs -u

This reduced my /boot/initrd.img from 7.9M to 3.4M and shaved 2 seconds off my boot time

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Written by azimout

16/02/2009 at 12:42

Posted in Tricks

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