How to extract view contents of initramfs image gzip'd

Very simple browse to your /boot directory

It does make more sense to extract the image in its own directory eg "initramfs-blabla-dir" as it will literally extract directly to the pwd.

cp initramfs.img someotherdir

cd someotherdir


zcat initramfs-3.10.0-514.el7.x86_64.img | cpio -idmv


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