missing output from init scripts
jfharrigan at fedex.com
Fri Nov 5 20:58:36 PDT 2010
* jfharrigan at fedex.com (Nov 03, 2010 @ 10:58-0600):
> I've mostly followed the development book and added an initrd and BSD
> style init scripts. My problem is that output from the rc scripts is
> not echoed to the console during boot. I do get kernel messages on
> the console though. I know the rc scripts are running because I can
> verify their work after logging in.
The problem was that I missed section 6.2.1 where you create
/dev/console and /dev/null. Without the pre-udev /dev/console
init didn't have anything to write to when I switched from the
initrd to the real system.
Thanks Aleksandar and Mike for helping me out.
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