r5430 - branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/reboot/common

jim at linuxfromscratch.org jim at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu May 26 07:01:43 PDT 2005


Author: jim
Date: 2005-05-26 08:01:41 -0600 (Thu, 26 May 2005)
New Revision: 5430

Added:
   branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/reboot/common/devices.xml
Log:
Updates to reboot section - modified devices text

Added: branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/reboot/common/devices.xml
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--- branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/reboot/common/devices.xml	2005-05-26 14:01:19 UTC (rev 5429)
+++ branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/reboot/common/devices.xml	2005-05-26 14:01:41 UTC (rev 5430)
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+<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
+<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN" "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
+  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
+  %general-entities;
+]>
+<sect1 id="ch-reboot-devices">
+<title>Populating /dev</title>
+<?dbhtml filename="devices.html"?>
+
+<indexterm zone="ch-reboot-devices"><primary sortas="e-Devices">/dev/*</primary></indexterm>
+
+<sect2>
+<title>Creating Initial Device Nodes</title>
+
+<para>When the kernel boots the system, it requires the presence of a few device
+nodes, in particular the <filename class="devicefile">console</filename> and
+<filename class="devicefile">null</filename> devices. Create these by
+running the following commands:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>mknod -m 600 ${LFS}/dev/console c 5 1
+mknod -m 666 ${LFS}/dev/null c 1 3</userinput></screen>
+</sect2>
+
+</sect1>
+




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