[lfs-support] Can't login after kernel loading, some configuration problem with kernel loading

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Apr 3 20:22:51 PDT 2012

gmspro wrote:
> cat /var/log/boot.log
> Apr 04 02:01:00 +07:00 lfs  Setting up Linux console... OK

> During boot at the last phase i see the first column is with some
> unreadable characters and in place of  [ok] at the rightmost column
> also unreadable characters there.

> And at the last phase of the boot, i'm prompted to type root password
> to maintain or type CTRL+D to reboot or so. If is type CTRL+D nothing
> happens, it re-prompts me to type root password or CTRL+D.

You are getting through rcS.d ok, but somehow running sulogin when you 
shouldn't be.  What are the contents of /etc/inittab?

> What should i do? Any hint to fix it? I think, there is some problem
> with configuration of keyboar characters or setup or some problem
> with other configuration for this chapter

What do you have in the file /etc/sysconfig/console?
I suggest just removing the file for now.

   -- Bruce

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