unforseen error in /etc/rc.d/rcsysinit.d/S40mountfs!!!!!!

Bill's LFS Login lfsbill at nospam.dot
Wed Mar 3 15:58:02 PST 2004


On Wed, 3 Mar 2004, Ken Moffat wrote:

> On Thu, 4 Mar 2004, faza wrote:
><snip>

> > i got also a lfs book question:
> >
> > in the command:
> >
> >    cat > $LFS/etc/group << "EOF"  < the "" in the cmd dont worked
> > root:x:0:
> > bin:x:1:
> > ......
> > EOF
> >
> > i had to type :
> >
> > cat > $LFS/etc/group << EOF
> > root:x:0:
> > bin:x:1:
> > ......
> > EOF
> >
>
>  Ought to work as the book says. You need to put /both/ EOFs in double
> quotes.

Nah! All the quotes do is protect from interpretation so that instances
in the doc that mihgt be taken as variables (like $SHELL) don't get
interpreted. There's something else going on.

# cat << "EOF"
> Hello
> EOF
Hello
#

>
> Ken
>

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