[arch-projects] [RFC initscripts 29/29] Skip cryptos tagged as %early
dgbaley27 at 0x01b.net
Fri May 18 20:41:35 EDT 2012
On 05/18/2012 06:28 PM, Tom Gundersen wrote:
> On Sat, May 19, 2012 at 1:56 AM, Matthew Monaco <dgbaley27 at 0x01b.net> wrote:
>> I did this in response for two feature requests asking for more flexibility in
>> the initrd. Without much code the %early tag allows for an arbitrary number of
>> mounts. Others are not using tags like this, but sysd ignores unknown options so
>> it should be safe.
> I'm hesitant to add new syntax without good usecases (as we have to
> support it for a long time). I think the correct way to do this is to
> map encrypted devices on-demand, but that doesn't really fit with the
> way we do things.
> I guess it would be ok to add the %early tags for now, and if people
> in the future add systemd to the initrd this stuff wolud "just work"
> with or without the %early tag, so it does not really matter what we
Don't forget, this is just an extension of my solution for random key devices.
So if you don't like it we need to rethink it there. This was just a simple
extension of that solution.
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