chroot and then no files

Matthias Benkmann matthias at
Mon Oct 14 10:16:01 PDT 2002

On Mon, 14 Oct 2002 12:25:37 +0200 (MEST) HolgerZebner at wrote:

> Hi,
> I need some help. My basic progis are well installed now (/static/src)
> and I now I want to change the root and continue. the "chroot" worked
> well but then the "new" bash says when I try mkdir or ls the following:
> /static/bin/mkdir : there is no such file or directory
> I don't understand that since I can see the files with my host distro
> (suse 7.1)

Check if mkdir is really linked statically

prompt> file $LFS/static/bin/mkdir
/lfs/static/bin/mkdir: ELF 32-bit LSB executable, Intel 80386, version 1
(SYSV), statically linked, stripped


Black holes are where God divided by zero.

Unsubscribe: send email to listar at
and put 'unsubscribe lfs-support' in the subject header of the message

More information about the lfs-support mailing list