problem in chapter 6: entering chroot'ed environment

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Sun Oct 8 09:36:52 PDT 2000

> ls -l
> total 0 
> -rw-rw-rw-   1   0     0    0    Oct 8 16:07 test-file

That does look very much like a Glibc problem. You said you created the
/etc/nsswitch.conf file, right?

Try recompiling Glibc in chroot and recompile, after you did Glibc,
fileutils and sh-utils as well. In fact, reinstall all the static
programs right away and then follow the book in chapter6.

Gerard Beekmans

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