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I have an initrd.gz (from linux parag*n live cd) I want to edit the file inside and add app like apache,ophcrack,etc. So far I've done extracting by following these step wiki.ubuntu.com/CustomizeLiveInitrd (btw, the initrd.gz not come from ubuntu)

So I have dir named initrd-tmp/ and contain all files and folder from initrd.gz and I have a file called httpd-2.2.29.tar.gz (apache). So how to add this app?

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httpd.tar.gz file are extracted using tar -xzf httpd.tar.gz.

Edit/add file in directory httpd ,

  • then rebuild archive using tar czf http.tar.gz httpd
  • then rebuild initrd (uncompressed) usind find . -type f -print | cpio -o -H newc > ../initrd2.cpio
  • then compress initrd : gzip initrd2.cpio
  • then put it back in place.

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