termcap under single luser
ticso at cicely7.cicely.de
Mon Aug 4 14:59:17 UTC 2008
On Mon, Aug 04, 2008 at 09:58:20AM -0300, Carlos A. M. dos Santos wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 4, 2008 at 1:11 AM, Randy Bush <randy at psg.com> wrote:
> > if i boot single luser, /rescue/(vi|ed) etc barf because
> > lrwxrwxrwx 1 root wheel 23 Oct 11 2007 /etc/termcap@ ->
> > /usr/share/misc/termcap
> > is not mounted.
> > should i
> > rm /etc/termcap
> > cp /usr/share/misc/termcap /etc
> > post build, or is there something else i am missing?
> > randy
> You can ever resort to ed if you can not mount /usr. It saved my neck
> several times!
I almost always use ed in single user mode, because I'm using serial
consoles and I'm too lazy to setup my terminal environment each time.
But I clearly vote for termcap in /etc.
It is just a about 200k, while /etc is already almost 2M and /boot
is much bigger.
B.Walter <bernd at bwct.de> http://www.bwct.de
Modbus/TCP Ethernet I/O Baugruppen, ARM basierte FreeBSD Rechner uvm.
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