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Re: preparing boot-floppies 2.2.17

"J.A. Bezemer" <costar@panic.et.tudelft.nl> writes:

> I've just found one annoying bug that's definately worth fixing (if it isn't
> already). Found it on i386, but I guess it'll affect other arch's as well.
> Step: Install kernel and modules.
> When this step is performed more than once, the /target/lib/modules is moved
> to /target/lib/modules.old, which works fine. But it seems that there's a
> symlink /lib/modules->/target/lib/modules that's being re-created if that step
> is performed a second(3rd,..) time. Only this goes wrong, and we get
> /target/lib/modules->/target/lib/modules which is a recursive symlink. I guess
> that at some point the install system thinks it's in /lib, while it actually
> is in /target/lib, and then does 'ln -s /target/lib/modules modules' or the
> like.

Problem already fixed in CVS for the upcoming 2.2.17.

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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