Subject: Re: Problems with 1.3-ALPHA
To: Mark Andres <email@example.com>
From: Michael Graff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/04/1997 18:26:10
Mark Andres <email@example.com> writes:
> I booted single user and mounted my partitions read/write.
> I went to the root directory ( cd / ) and then did
> tar --unlink -zxvpf base.tar.gz
> This was the base snapshot for 1.3-ALPHA. Tar did its stuff and seemed to
> untar everything without any problems. However, now I cannot use any
> commands. All commands come up with the same error message:
> Bad system call - core dumped
Did you install a new kernel first?