Subject: Re: Lack of error message with /sbin/init and missing /dev
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <email@example.com>
Date: 11/15/2005 22:53:10
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I just accidently forgot to create /dev for my embedded image and
> discovered /sbin/init keeps totally silent about that.
At least src/sys/kern/init_main.c:check_console() warns
if there is no /dev/console.
Anyway, I think init(8) can't print any messages without device node.