Replacing Bash by ASH

Sam Barnett-Cormack s.barnett-cormack at
Thu Feb 5 14:02:51 PST 2004

On Fri, 6 Feb 2004, Pawan Kumar Khare wrote:

> Hi,
> 	I have built an LFS 5.0 system with ASH instead of Bash. I was getting
> errors with the bootscripts as:
> source: Not found
> /rc3.d doesn't exist
> source: Not found
> /sysinit.d doesnot exist
> I was able to boot into the LFS system. But with errors.
> Is there any way to remove these errors?
> If not, can I install Bash now and then replace bash with ASH? Can you
> suggest a procedure to replace the bash by ASH?

Dude, why not install both and then use ash as your login shell? A
bourne-compatible shell is generally required...


Sam Barnett-Cormack
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