Subject: Re: makefs problem [was: Re: Enabling LFS in sysinst (and moving
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/01/2006 17:52:09
On Wed, 1 Nov 2006, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> Yes, it certainly helps.  But then the file names are normalized
> somehow and therefore cannot be recognized by the installer.  For
> example, kern-GENERIC.tgz becomes kern_generic.tgz, and similarly for
> all other names that contain dashes or upper case letters.

That "normalization" was what happened for me before I enabled rockridge 
extensions. Things seem to work for me now - I cannot really test it as I 
couldn't do a full build, but the kernels are found properly by sysinst.

  - Hubert