Problem running signed actos/actrd from USB stick on secured XO-1

Emiliano Pastorino epastorino at
Fri Jul 13 12:08:22 EDT 2012

I've only created a dracut module, leaving everything else intact. Maybe I
trim some stuff, uninstall some other modules? I've used the default
dracut-olpc-config and added mine.
Error messages are shown right after the "Hello, children of the world"
I'll try to cut some stuff and let you know how it went.

On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 12:22 PM, Daniel Drake <dsd at> wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 9:06 AM, Emiliano Pastorino
> <epastorino at> wrote:
> > The USB stick has 2 partitions: the first one is a FAT16 partition with a
> > boot directory containing the signed files.
> > The other one is an ext4 partition labeled OLPCRoot, and it only
> contains a
> > /lib/modules* tree, since my
> > customized initramfs will only fix the hwclock and then power off the XO.
> It sounds like something isn't quite as you expect in your initramfs,
> because if it will *only* fix the hwclock and power off, its not clear
> why it is trying to mount the root partition.
> Daniel

Ing. Emiliano Pastorino
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