Debugging boot scripts

Brad Hartin bhartin at
Fri Nov 24 15:17:32 PST 2000

On Fri, 24 Nov 2000, Roger deBry wrote:

> IS there anyway to debug the boot scripts other than continually rebooting
> the system? I copied most of the scripts right out of the LFS book and
> pasted them into my text editor. However, I get several errors.  The first
> one to show up is
> /etc/init.d/rcS  /etc/rcs.d/S05checkfs  no such file or directory
> the file seems to be there.

Check the first line of should read:


Yours might have that line missing, or be pointing to bash/ksh/tcsh or
another shell that isn't installed.

Brad Hartin - bhartin at
Communications Administrator
Straus Frank Enterprises, Ltd.

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