Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Christian Aistleitner <tmgisi@×××.at>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] tar/bzip2 not working in chroot
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2005 06:10:23
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] tar/bzip2 not working in chroot by Simon Stelling
Hello Simon,

thank you for your answer.

> Many packages do strange things when /dev/zero or /dev/null is not > present, perhaps that's it? (just a wild guess)
I tried mounting the /dev of the install cd to the /dev of the chroot. This did not resolve the problem.
> You could make an strace > of them and try to find something unusual.
I did not try an strace yet. I'll probably do it as soon, as I encounter the problem again. Best regards, Christian -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list