smoser - I think you make a really good point. A regression in an LTS
distribution that results in a working configuration to no longer work
is fairly serious - as is introducing behavioral changes in an LTS.
While I'm generally in favor of fix-forward, it's not always the right
approach. I acknowledge changes are hard, and there's not always a clear
or right answer, especially given the vast diversity in exactly what
people do with their systems and how they configure them. This is a
larger discussion around change management, and my opinions here are a
bit off-topic as it relates specifically to this bug, so...

I retested with xenial-proposed and the system rebooted fine for me.

  Installed: 0.122ubuntu8.4
  Candidate: 0.122ubuntu8.4
  Version table:
 *** 0.122ubuntu8.4 500
        500 xenial-proposed/main amd64 Packages

ii  initramfs-tools                  0.122ubuntu8.4                  all        
  generic modular initramfs generator (automation)
ii  initramfs-tools-bin              0.122ubuntu8.4                  amd64      
  binaries used by initramfs-tools
ii  initramfs-tools-core             0.122ubuntu8.4                  all        
  generic modular initramfs generator (core tools)

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  No networking with initramfs-tools 0.122ubuntu8.3 and ip=dhcp boot

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