[RULE] Slinky 0.4.01: cannot create /dev/null

M. Fioretti mfioretti
Mon Sep 20 23:28:28 EEST 2004

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 08:01:57 AM +0200, Franz Zahaurek  fzk at fzk.at  wrote:

> This happens if setup.sh cannot find any harddisk. This is the code:
> avail_devices=`/sbin/fdisk -l | grep Disk | cut -d " " -f 2 | cut -d "/" -f 3 | cut -d : -f 1`
> Change to the second virtual terminal and try: fdisk -l
For the record, if I boot with tomsbrt and run *its* fdisk -l, it
returns the correct partition table on

Disk /dev/hda

So with that fdisk the command above would work, or at least not fail
because of fdisk (remember that fdisk/busybox -l returns nothing).

However, if I edit by hand /scripts/setup.sh to replace the line above


I still get the "cannot write to /dev/null" error, and am stuck

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