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Re: Installer changes...

To: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Subject: Re: Installer changes...
From: "Francis M. J. Hsieh" <mjhsieh@life.nthu.edu.tw>
Date: Thu, 14 May 1998 04:08:16 +0800
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.3.95.980513154459.9017D-100000@lager.engsoc.carle ton.ca>
References: <3.0.3.32.19980514032548.00730fa8@140.114.98.21>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
At 03:47 PM 1998/5/13 -0400, Alex deVries wrote:
>On Thu, 14 May 1998, Francis M. J. Hsieh wrote:
>> I'm sorry if this was discussed in the maillist.
>> Should there be /etc dirctory after I cpio into my partition? I can't
>> find /etc in my linux partition under installer prompt.
>There should be a /etc in the ext2 file system after you run the
>installer.  As far as I know, there is no way to read an ext2 partition
>from within Irix.

Sure, I browse the partition in installer.

>But it sounds like you're having problems even booting up...
[deleted]
>Hm.  You might want to run it with 'init=/bin/sh' to skip init.

Well, didn't work. :~(
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