problems with sysklogd

Jack Detrick vze24938 at verizon.net
Sun Jan 14 14:48:58 PST 2001


Is the common link between you three ReiserFS?  If so, the culprit may
be /boot.  /boot needs to have its own small partition so it can be
mounted with the "notail" option.  I had the same syslog hang until I
did this.  Hope this helps.


Steve Hayashi wrote:
> 
> I've been having problems in that area too.  Specifically, it hangs on
> when it says "Starting system log daemon..."
> 
> I've tried re-making sysklogd and I've tried deleting init.d rc* and
> sysconfig and copying the scripts all over again with no luck.  What am I
> doing wrong?
> 
> -Steve
> 
> On Sun, 14 Jan 2001, Tony Karakashian wrote:
> 
> > I just tried booting mine, and had similar problems.  I converted to
> > ReiserFS for the root partition, and didn't setup the init scripts right, so
> > it had issues mounting the root.  Since root wasn't mounted RW, it couldn't
> > mount /proc and hung.  Is that the problem you're having?  If so, and you
> > can mount the root, then check to make sure the /proc directory exists.  I
> > had the worst time last time when I'd forgotten to create it. :)
> >
> > You also have /proc FS support built into the kernel, right? (It's not in
> > networking)
> >
> > -T
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: lfs-apps-owner at linuxfromscratch.org
> > [mailto:lfs-apps-owner at linuxfromscratch.org]On Behalf Of Paul
> > Sent: Sunday, January 14, 2001 3:56 PM
> > To: lfs-apps at linuxfromscratch.org
> > Subject: problems with sysklogd
> >
> >
> >
> > I have just finished setting up an LFS 2.4 basic install but when I try to
> > boot into it it hangs on trying to start the sysklogd ??
> >
> > I've checked all the config files and symlinks etc and can find nothing
> > wrong.
> >
> >
> >
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