Re: Can't mkinitrd on chroot system
On Fri, 2003-06-20 at 16:26, Herbert Xu wrote:
> Ross Boylan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I think what's going on is that, because I'm running chroot, /proc is
> > not accessible.
> > I mention this first, in case it might be relevant to the new
> > installation procedures. Second, what can I do to get around this
> > problem?
> Is there any problem with mounting proc inside the chroot
Good question! I may have somehow ended up with an actual directory
named /proc; I got messages that proc wasn't mounted when I tried to
unmount it (after finding nothing beneath it).
I tried mounting it again, and things seemed to work. So I'm not sure
how I got into this state, but things are OK now.
I just booted into my new Debian system. This is actually an
intermediary for me to build a custom kernel and set up and EVMS
filesystem. Back on track.
Of course, now I have to deal with gcc 3.3 not working to build the
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