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Old 06-03-2004, 06:20 PM   #1
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Problem entering chroot environment.

I've tried exactly this command(as root user):
chroot $LFS /tools/bin/env -i HOME=/root TERM=$TERM PS1='\u:\w\$ ' PATH=/bin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin:/tools/bin /tools/bin/bash --login

and it gives the following output:
chroot: /tools/bin/env: No such file or directory

From what i understant the env command runs after the root is $LFS, and as i have the tools directory under $LFS/home(which is a different partition), i tried this:
chroot $LFS /home/tools/bin/env -i HOME=/root TERM=$TERM PS1='\u:\w\$ ' PATH=/bin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin:/tools/bin /tools/bin/bash --login

But it gives the same "no such file or directory" error.

PS:I have the /tools symlink which points to $LFS/home/tools/

Old 06-05-2004, 09:12 AM   #2
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I solved the problem. All i had to do was create a simbolic link to $LFS/home/tools and it was ok.


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