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Author: Ralph Ronnquist
To: devuan developers internal list
Subject: Re: [devuan-dev] Devuan Ascii on EC2
Right, it was some months ago; started on a write up at
as I aimed for automated building... Never completed 🙁


On Wed., 17 Apr. 2019, 16:13 Alexey Zilber <alexeyzilber@??? wrote:

> Thanks for the info about the Devuan ami in Sydney. Not sure if
> cloud-init would be the issue because it's an import problem, not a
> spinning up problem. I've seen people build AMI's without cloud-init and
> things have worked. Regardless, I used a variant of the
> https://github.com/cloux/aws-devuan repo cloud.cfg, they have a very
> "non-standard" build of Devuan on us-east-1 using runit, so I wanted to
> build something as close as possible to the base Devuan Ascii distro.
> Looking at "Devuan 2.0 ASCII (rrq)", I can see it differs somewhat from
> the base distro as well. Namely the kernel is upgraded, seemingly via
> backports, but not ascii-backports:
> *Linux ip-172-31-11-154 4.18.0-0.bpo.1-cloud-amd64 #1 SMP Debian
> 4.18.6-1~bpo9+1 (2018-09-13) x86_64 GNU/Linux*
> I don't know where this kernel image came from. Kernel 4.18 isn't in any
> Devuan or Debian backports.
> So I installed the signed kernel from ascii-backports and have the same
> issue:
> "StatusMessage": "ClientError: Unsupported kernel version
> 4.19.0-0.bpo.4-cloud-amd64"
> So I'm stumped. I grabbed the kernel .config from the ec2 instance and am
> trying to build my own kernel. But I don't have much faith left in it
> working....
> -Alex
> On Wed, Apr 17, 2019 at 2:00 AM Ralph Ronnquist <ralph.ronnquist@???>
> wrote:
>> Yes, I have on public in Ireland, same in Sydney. Possibly the key was
>> the fixed-up cloud-init package that CenturionDan made. As I'm travelling
>> until next week I can't look up details. But you could try it out, named
>> "Devuan 2.0 ASCII (rrq)".
>> Ralph.
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