[lfs-support] How is 'dev/pts' created (or not)?

alex lupu alupu01 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 10:23:30 PST 2012

--- Em qua, 21/11/12, Ken Moffat escreveu:

> De: Ken Moffat
> Assunto: Re: [lfs-support] How is 'dev/pts' created (or not)?
> Para: "LFS Support List"
> Data: Quarta-feira, 21 de Novembro de 2012, 10:40:55 MST 2012

> I now think that Bruce fixed the /dev/pts problem (ticket #3102) in
> r9868 by adding, or reinstating, the following lines in the
> mountvirtfs script:

>      # Copy devices that Udev >= 155 doesn't handle to /dev
>      cp -a /lib/udev/devices/* /dev

> If I'm right, updating the LFS bootscripts to their current
> versions will solve the problem.

Hi Ken:

Thank you very much!!
Short of testing, your words are music to me!

For completeness,
My current (_problem_) 'mountvirtfs':         2012-01-16 13:34
New (lfs-bootscripts-20121013,untested, yet): 2012-06-17 14:40

> And if it does solve it, *please* be wary of updating udev to a
> newer version in a completed system!  Do it if you have to, but
> expect problems :)

Can you elaborate on that a little bit (*please* add more sweet music)?
[Assume it does solve the problem here on my "old" rig (E8400)]

-- Alex

PS  I find it a strange almost-coincidence:
On my "new" ASUS Ivy machine, the only Linux driver module I was
supposed to install separately was an RTL Ethernet Gigabit called

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