how do i find if i had properly chroot'ed

Lai Zit Seng lzs at pobox.com
Sun Jan 16 06:53:33 PST 2005


Well, I do it like this:

In your real system, you had created a symlink at /tools pointing to 
/mnt/lfs/tools. Once you've chrooted properly, you shouldn't see /tools as 
a symlink anymore. If you do, then you didn't chroot.

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Lai Zit Seng
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On Sun, 16 Jan 2005, com bio wrote:

> Hello,
> i am using LFS version 6.0 . While installing
> gettext-0.14.1, make gives errors.the error is
>
> -------------------------------------------------------
>
> libtool: link: cannot find the library
> `/mnt/lfs/source/gettext-0.14.1/gettext-tools/lib/libgettextlib.la'
> make[4]: *** [msginit] Error 1
> make[4]: Leaving directory
> `/source/gettext-0.14.1/gettext-tools/src'
> make[3]: *** [all] Error 2
> make[3]: Leaving directory
> `/source/gettext-0.14.1/gettext-tools/src'
> make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make[2]: Leaving directory
> `/source/gettext-0.14.1/gettext-tools'
> make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory
> `/source/gettext-0.14.1/gettext-tools'
> make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
>
> ------------------------------------------------------
>
> I hope i had chroot'ed properly. pwd says
> /source/gettext-0.14 when i am in the gettext folder.
> and this is expected.
>
> root:/#expect -c "spawn ls"
> spawn ls
>
> this is also expected..
> IS THERE ANYWAY TO CHECK IF I HAD CHROOTED PROPERLY
> OTHER THAN THIS?. I had logged out after chrooting for
> the first time. now when i again chroot to continue i
> get error in making gettext. please help me
> thanks
>
>
>
>
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