On 03-Jan-99 Florian Lohoff wrote:
> i am a bit further booting without init hang - ok i havent fixed
> the problem but maybe it helps finding the bug.
> I have compiled a new sysvinit (2.76) which doesnt solved the problem
> so i compiled it with DEBUG and INITDEBUG (-> init.h) which
> then boots quickly.
That's exactly what I did :-).
> I think the solution is that INITDEBUG causes the init to fork very
> early to be debuggable ...
Yes, I think so. Recompiled statically with DEBUG and without INITDEBUG ->
slow again. Strange.
> BTW: I also installed glibc 2.0.7 etc to the mini-root -
> Ah - i compiled the sysvinit on Linux/Mips/Decstation over NFS Root :)
Wonderful, isn't it?