Make_devices: "bad interpreter"!?

Matthias Benkmann msbREMOVE-THIS at
Tue Jun 1 15:12:40 PDT 2004

On Tue, 01 Jun 2004 17:13:56 -0400 Ryan Julian <ryancjulian at>

> everything I have done on my LFS system has gone smoothly so far.
> Today, I tried to execute the make_devices script and I recieved the 
> following message:
> root:/dev# ./make_devices
> bash: ./make_devices: /bin/sh: bad interpreter: No such file or
> directory
> does anybody know what is causing this?

The message looks like something is wrong with your /bin/sh.
Is it there? Is it a symlink to /bin/bash?


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