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Old 08-27-2008, 05:12 AM   #1
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Loging in to LFS 6.3 at root?

Running LFS from the bootable CD, or as a virtual machine in VirtualBox, I get stuck at the root> prompt.

The install says read /root/README.txt before running the CD, this doesn't help.

Any one know how to login, please.
Old 08-27-2008, 05:34 AM   #2
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If you have a prompt that reads "root>" it sounds suspiciously like you're already logged in as root. Try "less README.txt" or "more README.txt"
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You are logged in. The LFS live CD automatically logs you in as root.


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