Udev - device population error during boot

Ag. D. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Tue Aug 26 06:04:47 PDT 2008


On Tue, Aug 26, at 04:03 Ag. D. Hatzimanikas wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 26, at 02:00 Mikołaj D1SoveR Banasik wrote:
> > First of all, thank you for helping me with broken ncurses
> > installation. Using first of the provided solutions helped me
> > completely. But now I have somewhat different issue with my LFS
> > system. I've managed to get all to way to the end of the book, but
> > unfortunately, I'm having some trouble getting kernel to work. I'm
> > getting following error message:
> > 
> > Unable to create devices without a SysFS filesystem.
> > 
> > I've tried searching for it and even managed to find something on LFS
> > mailing list, but I think my problem is quite different. It doesn't
> > have any problems mounting partitions, as I can see messages about
> > root filesystem successfully mounted (although as readonly, that might
> > be the source of the problem) and, after the "INIT: Version 2.86
> > booting", I can see the info about "Mounting kernel-based filesystem:
> > /proc /sys     [ OK ]", but when it gets to "Populating /dev with
> > device nodes", I get "grep: /proc/mounts: Invalid Parameter" and error
> > message about absent SysFS filesystem.
> > I'd be very thankful for all the support you can provide me with.
> >
> 
> As it says, it can find a Sys file system.
                 can't
                  
> You can open the file and see it by yourself:
> 
>     vim /etc/rc.d/init.d/udev
> 
> I suppose you can fix it, if you follow carefully the "8.2. Creating the
> /etc/fstab File" page.
> 
> > With best regards
> > Mikolaj "D1SoveR" Banasik
> 
> Regards,
> Ag.



Regards,
Ag.



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