Post-LFS Login Issue

Michael Altizer xiche at earthlink.net
Sun Nov 2 16:19:34 PST 2003


Ronald Hummelink wrote:

>On Mon, 2003-11-03 at 01:01, Michael Altizer wrote:
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>>I read the FAQ and could not find something relating to this, so either 
>>I missed it or it is uncommon.
>>After installing LFS and rebooting the system, everything seems to go 
>>fine until it finishes the init scripts but does not prompt for a login, 
>>and instead just hangs until ctrl-alt-del.  I can get a bash shell by 
>>passing init=/bin/bash, but I cannot remember how to have the system 
>>automatically prompt for a login (was it a service to be started?).
>>
>>This is what my rc3.d looks like:
>>S10sysklogd  S20network
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>>And my rcsysinit.d:
>>S10swap  S20mountproc  S30checkfs  S40mountfs  S50cleanfs  S60setclock  
>>S70loadkeys  S80localnet
>>
>>Any help is appreciated.
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>Are you using devfs ?
>if so you need to adjust device names in inittab.
>
>Ronald
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>>Thanks,
>>Michael
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Yes, I'm using devfs, what should I change the device names to in inittab?
On my host system /dev/ttyX points to /dev/vc/X, but the vc devices do 
not exist in LFS's dev directory (from MAKEDEV).
Thanks,
Michael




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