improper permisions when configuring ed

asunnymoo asunnymoo at
Tue Jan 23 10:10:05 PST 2001

--- Gerard Beekmans <gerard at> wrote:
> > No!  I get Permision denied when echoing to $LFS/dev/null as root on the
> > base distribution.  This is the output of ls -l $LFS/dev/null on my base
> > distribution:
> Try this first please:
> echo "test" /dev/null
> don't do that inside chroot but outside (so that you are using /dev/null that
> RedHat installed, not the one in $LFS).

You mean echo "test" > /dev/null as root on RedHat??
I did and it works fine.

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