[lfs-support] lfs7.0 5.7 installation glibc. configure: WARNING: using cross tools not prefixed with host triplet

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Sep 20 07:54:42 PDT 2013

andreas graeper wrote:

> when /dev is bind-mounted on $LFS/dev i know (now) why virtual fs like
> shm:tmpfs and pts:devpts need to be mounted, but all the device-nodes
> are available from inside chroot without further work. but why
> /dev/console and /dev/null need to be created before? or do they
> simply have to exists when in the end the system is actually booted ?

They are needed by the boot scripts before /dev is mounted and populated.

   -- Bruce

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