In <email@example.com>, Hendrik Boom wrote: >On Wed, 10 Feb 2010 20:01:25 -0500, Tom H wrote: >>> I upgrade inside the chroot so the unupgraded system can go on serving >>> my users while the upgrade happens. >>> >>> Now I presume this is because /dev is absent from the chroot and it's >>> trying to use /dev/fd/0 -- the device that acts like stdin. What do I >>> do to set things up so that I have a valid /dev? >> >> Before chroot >> mount -o bind /dev /mountpoint/dev >> >> I usually do the same with /sys, /proc, and /dev/pts. > >Thanks. Wouldn't doing it for /dev accomplish it for /dev/pts as well? Only if you use the "rbind" option instead of the "bind" option. -- Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. ,= ,-_-. =. firstname.lastname@example.org ((_/)o o(\_)) ICQ: 514984 YM/AIM: DaTwinkDaddy `-'(. .)`-' http://iguanasuicide.net/ \_/
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