question about resuming

Roelof Wobben rwobben at
Mon Mar 1 11:43:07 PST 2010


> Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2010 13:12:52 -0600
> From: Mike.McCarty at
> To: alfs-discuss at
> Subject: Re: question about resuming
> Roelof Wobben wrote:
> > Hello, 
> > 
> > I was wondering.
> > 
> > If I has to quit this install.
> > 
> > Is there a way I can resume the build where I was or do I have to do everything again.
> > 
> > Roelof
> The short answer is a qualified "yes". A longer one is "the procedure
> you must use may be slightly involved, depending on what you mean
> by 'quit this install'".
> What do you mean by "quit this install"? Did you
> $ make
> $ make install
> [abort the install by typing ^C or power off or similar]
> If so, then disentangling may be somewhat problematic, especially
> if you just pulled the power cord while disc writes were in progress.
> If you simply typed ^C or similar during the _build_, or between
> the build and _install_, you can probably just delete the build
> directory, untar the tarball, and start over with that package.
> Even a ^C during the install may be ok, so long as you start over
> with the build. Pulling the power cord is another matter altogether,
> and may require starting over at the beginning.
> If you shut down in an orderly fashion, then rebooted later, you
> can still restart. There's a hint which covers that.
> Mike
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I mean quit with ^C and after that shutdown the machine.

The next day I will start the machine and go on with the build.



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