problem on reboot

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Nov 3 09:01:52 PST 2000


On November  3, 2000 10:27 am, you wrote:
> Yo,
>
> On Thu, Nov 02, 2000 at 04:35:34PM -0700, Horton, Robert wrote:
> > Warning: unable to open an initial console.
>
> Did the creating of /dev directory go allright? is $LFS/dev/console
> there?
>
> Yes. There is a $LFS/dev/console- . Is that ok? with the '-'? I checked my
> inittab and it looks ok too. *shrug*

No, the dash is not right. Was $LFS/proc mounted whan you ran the MAKEDEV 
script?

outside chroot run:

     mount proc $LFS/proc -t proc

enter chroot and run:
	cd /dev
	./MAKEDEV -v generic

see if all is ok now and if you end up with a console instead of just having 
console-



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