[lfs-dev] init from Sysvinit-2.93 does not display version information

Pierre Labastie pierre.labastie at neuf.fr
Mon Jan 21 02:06:08 PST 2019


On 20/01/2019 22:52, Bruce Dubbs via lfs-dev wrote:
> On 01/20/2019 03:16 PM, Ryan Marsaw via lfs-dev wrote:
>> Hello LFS editors.
>>
>> When I boot into my LFS system, the first thing I see is something like this:
>> "INIT: version 2.88 booting"
>>
>> Ever since version 2.91 of Sysvinit the version of "init" is no longer
>> displayed "INIT: versionĀ  booting"
>>
>> [...]
>>
>> Any ideas?
> 
> That's because we don't run the Makefile in the main tarball.

Why not? Running "make" or "make install" in the top level directory just runs
the command below (or the command below + install) (Just tried).

 We need:
> 
> VERSION=2.93 make -C src
> 
> so src/Makefile will get the right value.

Pierre


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