Problem logging into new LFS

Joel Miller cheeziologist at
Sun Apr 10 00:44:11 PDT 2005

Mike Chagnon wrote:
> Ive just new LFS 6.0 system. I followed the book and everything went
> find until it came time to reboot. The boot process when normally, and
> all seemed ok. However, when prompted to login in, I did so, and nothing
> happens (I get no bash prompt). If I hit Ctrl-C, it logs me out and I
> can attempt to login again. I know I'm using the correct login/pass
> because if I enter it incorrectly, it says my login is incorrect.

Sounds like your loopback device isn't being brought up at boot time.

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