system crash during make installworld
David J Brooks
freysman at comcast.net
Tue Feb 22 08:04:05 UTC 2011
>> Next I made a copy of the 8.2-RC# install disk and tried to do an upgrade in place. It was unable to backup /etc to /var/tmp/etc due to:
>> ELF interpreter /libexec/ld-elf.so.1 not found
>> Abort trap
>> .. again. This happens pretty much anytime I try to execute a command that does not come from /rescue
>> I really rather not do a clean install and lose all my configuration data, but it's increasingly looking like that may be my only option.
>To copy your /etc directory to /var/tmp use:
>/rescue/cp -rp /etc /var/tmp
That seems to be working.
Thanks to all who have helped in sorting out this mess!
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