Re: Downside of removing plymouth
Originally Posted by nirik
You can uninstall dracut if you like, but you won't be able to generate a new initramfs file (so you won't be able to update kernels).
Not quite true. When you get a new kernel through yum update it pulls in dracut and plymouth as dependencies. So you can update the kernel and then just remove dracut and plymouth again if you like. That's what I do, it works for me.
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