Boot stucks at "Loading initial ramdisk"

Valdis Kl=?utf-8?Q?=c4=93?=tnieks valdis.kletnieks at
Fri Dec 22 00:22:03 EST 2023

On Thu, 21 Dec 2023 17:58:23 +0530, Dileep Sankhla said:

> I have cloned and built the latest rc kernel using the default config but
> on boot, it stucks at "Loading initial ramdisk". I have tried booting after
> removing the "quiet" option from the kernel parameters just before
> selecting the kernel from the grub menu.

So when you remove 'quiet', what's the last output you get from the kernel?

You might also take a look at whether the initramfs image was installed to the right
location, and whether its size/contents seem reasonable.
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