[aur-general] AUFS2

Nezmer at allurelinux.org Nezmer at allurelinux.org
Sat Dec 26 03:45:56 EST 2009

On Wed, Dec 16, 2009 at 02:42:18AM -0600, Daniel J Griffiths wrote:
> Has anyone gotten a successful implementation of it on a linode?
I finally had a chance to play with pv-grub today. I got everything
working in my Arch64 node.


1) Install grub.
2) pacman -U http://allurelinux.org/pkgs/{aufs2-2.6.32_20091203,kernel26-linode-}-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.gz
3) Edit "/boot/grub/menu.lst". This should suffice:

#To use with pv-grub
timeout   0
default   0
title  Arch Linux Linode (By Nezmer)
root   (hd0)
kernel /boot/vmlinuz26-linode root=/dev/xvda

4) Choose to boot "pv-grub-x86_64" kernel from Linode's Dashboard.

The kernel is based on Arch kernel but without initrd and with this config:

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