I/O error

Denis Vlasenko vda.linux at googlemail.com
Sun Dec 24 14:42:12 UTC 2006

On Sunday 24 December 2006 10:44, Rudy Attias wrote:
> hey ,
> I'm having a strange problem (busybox compiled with uClibc), the 
busybox was compiled for initrd purposes and when loaded with a 2.4 kernel I 
receive an io error on most of the applets. some of the applets like kill,

Wht is the actual message?

> echo, [  work ok but all others including sh just won't work. the applets 
will work only if I call them from busybox (a.g. busybox {sh,ls}) but if I 
call them from the symbolic link I get the error... worth to mention that the 
same initrd loaded with a 2.6 kernel work perfectly ... 
> any idea what the problem might be? I'm sure I'm missing something but I 
just don't know what.

No idea yet. Can you show strace of "busybox <applet>" and "<applet>"

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