blfs-bootscripts patch

Archaic archaic at
Sat Dec 11 17:29:22 PST 2004

On Thu, Dec 09, 2004 at 09:05:25PM -0700, Nathan Coulson wrote:
> On Thu, 9 Dec 2004 20:14:07 -0700, Archaic <archaic at> wrote:
> > On Thu, Dec 09, 2004 at 09:03:23PM -0600, Randy McMurchy wrote:
> > >
> > > As far as I know, the only bootscripts in the BLFS bootscript package are
> > > scripts that are referenced and/or utilized in the BLFS book. frandom is
> > > not mentioned in the BLFS book.
> > 
> > Actually, I think it is for HLFS, but we use BLFS bootscripts. I don't
> > know if we should duplicate the tarball and call it HLFS, or if it would
> > be easier to just add an HLFS Makefile target in the blfs bootscripts.
> yknow, /etc/sysconfig/createfiles can create devices farely easly. 
> consult the README file, as well as /etc/rc.d/init.d/cleanfs.

Thanks for the heads up. I wasn't aware of it's ability to create devs.
How does it react to a file already existing? Can it exit gracefully, or
does it stop the boot process?


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