Shutdown error. (was Re: test)

Richard Jenniss RichardJenniss at
Sat Mar 9 10:19:18 PST 2002

I removed /dev/initctl
and ran the command you suggested.

Tried to shutdown... no luck, same error ):

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerard Beekmans" <gerard at>
Subject: Re: test

> Does /dev/initctl exist? It's a fifo file that should have been created by
> the sysvinit installation. If it's not there, try running this command:
> mknod -m 0400 /dev/initctl p
> (the 'p' at the end makes a FIFO file. See the mknod man page for more
> info)

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