Symlink on /mnt did the trick!

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Sat Nov 1 10:50:19 PST 2003

--- Kevin Boergens <kevin at> wrote:
> Hello!
> This is not the completely right place to ask, but I
> would be happy if 
> you helped me nevertheless. I don't have any
> installed system, so I 
> started to build my own system with a knoppix live
> system from CD.
> I partly used the instructions form lfs and partly
> the help from 
> "building a minimal system from source code" from
> Greg o Keefe.
> I compiled grup, linux, init, glibc, ncurses,
> util-linux and bash 
> (nothing static), but when I tried to chroot to /mnt
> (There I mounted 
> the new system), bash didn't find the needed
> libaries.
> I got nearly crazy, until I made a symlink in the
> target system from mnt 
>   to . and now everything works fine!
> Now my question: Obviously the libary paths are
> messed up. Is there any 
> possibility to fix this or have I to start again
> from scratch?
> TIA,
> 	Kevin
> -- 
It's best to do everything from the LFS book. Then
when you have that experience, you could go off in
whatever direction you wanted.

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