No ttys, no login shell

Juergen Beisert juergen127 at kreuzholzen.de
Wed Oct 24 12:24:33 PDT 2007


On Wednesday 24 October 2007 12:41, Marius Meinert wrote:
> Hi,
> after building my first LFS system as described in the book I have a
> problem with the boot process. It doesn't start a shell. The last
> messages are:
> INIT: version 2.86 booting
> /etc/rc.d/init.d/rc: line:97: /dev/null: No such device or address
> INIT: Entering runlevel: 3
> /etc/rc.d/init.d/rc: line:97: /dev/null: No such device or address
> INIT: ld "2" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> INIT: ld "1" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> INIT: ld "3" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> INIT: ld "4" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> INIT: ld "5" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> INIT: ld "6" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> INIT: no more processes left in this runlevel
> There was the same problem on this mailinglist in 2002, but it wasnt
> solved. The problem seems to be, that there are no ttys (ld 1-6 are
> the ttys), but I don't know, how to fix this.

I guess udev fails on your system.

Juergen



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