I managed to wipe out my host /dev/ directory

Dan Tran dantran at gmail.com
Tue Mar 24 10:26:47 PDT 2009


Hi Dan,

how would I do that when i have no access to the box at this moment?
reboot to a rescue disk and perform your recommended command?

Thanks

-D
On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 9:59 AM, Dan Nicholson <dbn.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 12:17 AM, Dan Tran <dantran at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Mike,
>>
>> what is your original distribution?  RedHat ES5?
>>
>> I am able do some primative shell commands thru myweb console ( lucky i guess)
>>
>> + rpm -qf /dev
>> filesystem-2.4.0-1
>> + uname -a
>> Linux fortidb 2.6.18-53.el5PAE #1 SMP Wed Oct 10 16:48:18 EDT 2007
>> i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
>> finished: SUCCESS
>
> I think you should just be able to do "sudo yum reinstall filesystem
> udev; sudo udevtrigger"
>
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