[lfs-support] LFS 7.1, a problem

Andrew Elian e_lion_1 at hotmail.com
Fri Nov 9 18:29:35 PST 2012


On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 02:40:05AM +0100, Jean-Philippe MENGUAL wrote:
> Hi,
> As I finished a lfs 7.1 before 7.2 release, I try finishing before
> updating. And I have a boot problem.
> 1. My tmpfs entry in fstab is good. My dev entry too.
> 3. I have a /run dir
> 1st thing strange: I don't understand, in the book, "ln
> -s /run/lock /var/lock" (chap6.5) which creates a broken symlink ( /run
> is empty). Moreover, at boot, I get a message: "cannot find /dev in
> fstab" then "can't find /run/var/bootlog".
> Could it be a kernel problem? A bootscript problem? Can I workaround or
> fix?
> Thanks,
I have a hunch that /run isn't being mounted as tmpfs, which would lead
to the "can't find /run/var/bootlog" error.

I'd look into your bootscripts and see if anything is out of order.

Best of luck.

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