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LFS is a project that provides you with the steps necessary to build your own custom Linux system.

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Old 02-10-2006, 08:05 PM   #1
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Chapter 6.7 I have no name!


On page 6.7. Creating the passwd, group, and log Files its reads...

"To remove the I have no name! prompt, start a new shell."

Its the "start a new shell" bit Im unsure about. What does it want me to do? Open a second shell, run the command and close it (all whilst leaving my original shell open) or close shell #1, open a new shell and only use the new one?

If I do close the shell Im working in (at any point, not just this one) will I have to run commands
mount -vt proc proc $LFS/proc
mount -vt sysfs sysfs $LFS/sys

and re-enter the chroot environment. Thats how I understood it, but surely id get I have no name! again..... hence my confusion!

I think I think too much!

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Rik
 
Old 02-10-2006, 10:27 PM   #2
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exec /tools/bin/bash --login +h
all you gotta do is issue this command.........don't open a new window, and Don't close the current window.........
 
  


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