Debian Bug report logs - #685240
init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'

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Package: live-build; Maintainer for live-build is Live Systems Maintainers <debian-live@lists.debian.org>; Source for live-build is src:live-build.

Reported by: "LeJacq, Jean Pierre" <jeanpierre.lejacq@quoininc.com>

Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:03:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: moreinfo

Found in version live-build/3.0~a57-1

Done: Daniel Baumann <daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Live Project <debian-live@lists.debian.org>:
Bug#685240; Package live-build. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:03:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to "LeJacq, Jean Pierre" <jeanpierre.lejacq@quoininc.com>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Debian Live Project <debian-live@lists.debian.org>. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:03:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: "LeJacq, Jean Pierre" <jeanpierre.lejacq@quoininc.com>
To: submit@bugs.debian.org
Subject: [live-build] init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 13:59:19 -0400
Package: live-build
Version: 3.0~a57-1
Severity: important

--- Please enter the report below this line. ---

Configuring debian-live using the git rescue configuration and building an hdd 
image, results in an usable system.

On booting using kvm init is disabled after attempting to login as "user" with 
the error message:

  Unable to cd to '/home/user'

After waiting 5 minutes, init attempts and fails again.


--- System information. ---
Architecture: amd64
Kernel:       Linux 3.4-trunk-amd64

Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  500 unstable        ftp.us.debian.org 
    1 experimental    ftp.us.debian.org 

--- Package information. ---
Depends                  (Version) | Installed
==================================-+-===========
debootstrap                        | 1.0.42
 OR cdebootstrap                   | 
 OR cdebootstrap-static            | 


Recommends            (Version) | Installed
===============================-+-===========
live-boot-doc                   | 3.0~b1-1
live-config-doc                 | 3.0.3-1
live-manual-html                | 1:3.0~a15-1
 OR live-manual                 | 
cpio                            | 2.11-8
gnu-fdisk                       | 1.2.4-3.1


Suggests            (Version) | Installed
=============================-+-===========
dosfstools                    | 3.0.13-1
genisoimage                   | 9:1.1.11-2
git                           | 1:1.7.10.4-1
memtest86+                    | 4.20-1.1
 OR memtest86                 | 
mtools                        | 4.0.17-1
parted                        | 2.3-10
squashfs-tools                | 
 OR mtd-tools                 | 
sudo                          | 1.8.5p2-1
 OR fakeroot                  | 1.18.4-2
syslinux                      | 
 OR grub                      | 
uuid-runtime                  | 2.20.1-5.1
win32-loader                  | 



--- Output from package bug script ---

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Severity set to 'normal' from 'important' Request was from Daniel Baumann <daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:39:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added tag(s) moreinfo. Request was from Daniel Baumann <daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:39:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Changed Bug title to 'init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'' from '[live-build] init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'' Request was from Daniel Baumann <daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:39:09 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Live Project <debian-live@lists.debian.org>:
Bug#685240; Package live-build. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:51:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Live Project <debian-live@lists.debian.org>. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 18:51:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #16 received at 685240@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Baumann <daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net>
To: "LeJacq, Jean Pierre" <jeanpierre.lejacq@quoininc.com>
Cc: 685240@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Bug#685240: [live-build] init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 20:38:21 +0200
severity 685240 normal
tag 685240 moreinfo
retitle 685240 init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'
thanks

On 08/18/2012 07:59 PM, LeJacq, Jean Pierre wrote:
> Configuring debian-live using the git rescue configuration and building an hdd 
> image, results in an usable system.

did you turn of recommends by chance and forgot to explicitly include
user-setup?

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Email:          daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net
Internet:       http://people.progress-technologies.net/~daniel.baumann/



Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Live Project <debian-live@lists.debian.org>:
Bug#685240; Package live-build. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 19:09:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Ben Armstrong <synrg@sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Live Project <debian-live@lists.debian.org>. (Sat, 18 Aug 2012 19:09:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #21 received at 685240@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Ben Armstrong <synrg@sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca>
To: "LeJacq, Jean Pierre" <jeanpierre.lejacq@quoininc.com>, 685240@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Bug#685240: [live-build] init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 15:35:09 -0300
On 18/08/12 02:59 PM, LeJacq, Jean Pierre wrote:
> Package: live-build
> Version: 3.0~a57-1
> Severity: important
> 
> --- Please enter the report below this line. ---
> 
> Configuring debian-live using the git rescue configuration and building an hdd 
> image, results in an usable system.

Sounds like part of live-config failed.

Please try with live-* (particularly live-config, but may as well also
include live-boot) from sid included in your image. See live-manual Apt
pinning section for instructions to pin live-* packages from unstable
when building a wheezy image.

Ben



Reply sent to daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net:
You have taken responsibility. (Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:48:14 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to "LeJacq, Jean Pierre" <jeanpierre.lejacq@quoininc.com>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:48:14 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #26 received at 685240-done@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Baumann <daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net>
To: 685240-done@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: init respawing too fast - unable to cd to '/home/user'
Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2012 12:46:42 +0200
no answer from reporter, unreproducible, closing.

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Email:          daniel.baumann@progress-technologies.net
Internet:       http://people.progress-technologies.net/~daniel.baumann/



Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <owner@bugs.debian.org> to internal_control@bugs.debian.org. (Tue, 25 Sep 2012 07:27:11 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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