Mounting dev/pts in chapter 6

Ronald Hummelink ronald at
Sat Jun 7 01:23:07 PDT 2003

On Fri, 2003-06-06 at 19:25, Zack Winkles wrote:
> Jon Ringle (jon.ringle at wrote:
> > <snip a bunch of familiar errors>
> Mount devpts within the chroot:
> mount -t devpts -o gid=4,mode=620 devpts /dev/pts

If lfs sticks to using make check, i think it should be mentioned that
if you used MAKEDEV generic-nopts you need to mount the dev/pts
filesystem after. An appropriate place seems the Makedev page.
If not i'll start making a new FAQ entry ;)


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