no files in proc

P.B.Prabhuram pbprabhuram2 at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 14 03:48:52 PST 2003


--- Rainer Peter Feller <rainer at maren.desy.de> wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Jan 2003, P.B.Prabhuram wrote:
> 
> > Yes i mounted the /proc regularly and also already
> > added the line in the fstab, But why dont files
> create
> > in it automatically such as /bus/usb  /driver /ide
> > /net etc for my hardware as  present in my host
> dist.
> >
> >
> > --- Rainer Peter Feller <rainer at maren.desy.de>
> wrote:
> > > On Tue, 14 Jan 2003, P.B.Prabhuram wrote:
> > >
> > > > I successfully created lfs system and it is
> > > working.
> > > > I created it as per every instructions in the
> lfs
> > > book
> > > > 4.0 .
> > > >
> > > > But i have one problem. There are no files (
> for
> > > > devices ) in the proc of my lfs. So how do i
> > > create
> > > > these files in proc for my lfs ( as i have in
> my
> > > host
> > > > dist) as i need them for my hardware
> functioning (
> > > > with my /dev )
> > >
> > > hm ... have you mounted the /proc
> > > mount proc /proc -t proc
> > > the proc filesystem is a virtual file system
> > > produced by the kernel, you
> > > should not be able to create any file within the
> > > /proc dir.
> > > You should also have a line like
> > > proc            /proc           proc
> > > defaults        0       0
> > > in your /etc/fstab
> 
> for /proc/bus/usb you need
> usbdevfs        /proc/bus/usb   usbdevfs       
> defaults        0       0
> in your fstab, "Support for USB" and "Preliminary
> USB device filesystem"
> in the kernel (not as module).
> the rest should be created if there is something to
> show
> 
>   H
> CUH Rainer Peter Feller
>   H
> 
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yes i have already specified the usb in the fstab ,
but that did not help in creating files i mentioned
above in /proc 

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