udev problems in LFS 6.0

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Tue Apr 12 05:17:11 PDT 2005


On Tue, 12 Apr 2005, Donal Farrell wrote:

> Hi there. I'm having problems with udev in LFS 6.0 It's not a
> compilation problem as such. When I run
>
> /etc/rc.d/init.d/udev start in the actual completed LFS system,
> absolutely nothing happens
>
> However, when I try the same prompt under chroot, /dev gets populated
> and I see a valid-looking /dev
>
> Anyone got any ideas
>
>

 Sounds as if sysfs isn't mounted in the new system.  That should be
handled by the bootscripts, so maybe your new kernel doesn't support
sysfs (look for CONFIG_SYSFS=y in the .config).  You've obviously got
the /sys mountpoint, otherwise you couldn't mount it in chroot.

Ken
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