Re: mu [OT] y2k compliance testing

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Tue Dec 28 1999 - 22:27:30 CET

On Tue, Dec 28, 1999 at 12:25:10PM +0000, Dave Houghton nicely wrote:
> I discovered that when trying to mount /dev/wife that I got an
> unexpected end of file due to possible corruption and I was unable to
> boot up.

Noooo! A failure in mount?! But, You, Dave, are you still a young man,
isn't true? Maybe, some weigh food did the bad work.

> The problem appears to be that /dev/wife is now hardlinked
> to /dev/zero and all console commands are ignored. As yet I have been
> unable to solve this problem.

Did you tried a soft shutdown? Be aware: upgrade of this kind of device
is not permitted in not-islamic lands. Anycase, please: do not send me
any generated "core dumped" . I've my own problem yet.


I'd like to conclude with a positive statement, but I can't 
remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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