Bug 58228 - rc.sysinit complains with a monolithic kernel (without modules support)
Summary: rc.sysinit complains with a monolithic kernel (without modules support)
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i386 Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-01-11 08:42 UTC by osi
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:24 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2002-02-07 03:44:16 UTC
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A suggested fix (449 bytes, patch)
2002-01-11 08:44 UTC, osi
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2002:022 normal SHIPPED_LIVE New initscripts packages available for Red Hat Linux 7.2 2002-02-06 05:00:00 UTC

Description osi 2002-01-11 08:42:19 UTC
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Description of problem:
/proc/ksyms and /proc/modules do not exist for monolithic kernels
(i.e. without modules support)  /etc/rc.sysinit complains
about this during the boot when creating /var/log/ksyms.0.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Compile (a Linus') kernel without modules support
2. Install the kernel
3. Boot the computer

Actual Results:  /bin/cat: /proc/modules: No such file or directory
/bin/cat: /proc/ksyms: No such file or directory

Expected Results:  (nothing)

Additional info:

Comment 1 osi 2002-01-11 08:44:03 UTC
Created attachment 42291 [details]
A suggested fix

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2002-02-07 03:44:11 UTC
Thanks, fixed in CVS, will be in 6.53-1.

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