init does'nt start, probllem solved

Matthias Benkmann matthias at
Fri Oct 19 12:01:20 PDT 2001

On 19 Oct 2001, at 18:12, rudy vancaudenberg wrote:

> Thanks everyone,
> Indeed for some dark reason sysvinit wasn't installed on my lfspartition.
> Reinstalling helped the case, so I'm booting fine now.
> And then I tryd to login as root.....impossible . Am I right there is a
> lack in the book about this password not copied from original system to lfs
> or is it just me not reading well???

Right before chapter 7 begins:

Creating root password

   Choose a password for user root and create it by running the following

 passwd root


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