login prompt

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Mar 11 08:47:43 PST 2002


On Mon, Mar 11, 2002 at 08:23:56AM -0500, Ira Mendell wrote:
> Hello,
>    When I first boot lfs it says        (none) login:
>    As an experiment I copied from my Redhat 7.2 dist the
> '/.bash_profile', '/.bashrc'  and etc/bashrc and etc/hosts
>   Now after I login as root I get the following:
> [(root)@(none) root]#
>    Where it says ' none ' its supposed to have the host name but it
> doesn't show. Any thoughts. It works fine on the Redhat dist.
> 
>  I tried to add a non root user which worked but it didn't create a home
> directory for the user. I know I can manually create one but I thought
> this is done by the system.
>  Also is there a way to slow the listing when lfs is booting up I think
> I see references to missing  file maybe I missed some configuration
> steps originally.

Login and run "hostname" what is it's output?

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