On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 10:34:03PM +0100, Danny Milosavljevic wrote:
> When you booted from the USB key the system DIDN'T need mptsas to find
> ITS root filesystem. So it booted fine and in the end of it all you had
> a working GNU Linux, with udev.
> Then udev saw the hard disk and udev went and loaded the kernel
> module (from the root filesystem, not from the initrd), as it was
> supposed to do.
thanks for the explanations, I agree with your analysis.
So the patch you propose looks good to me.