[CentOS] CentOS 5 Boot Issues

Robert Slade centos at likley.co.uk
Sun Nov 11 13:51:42 UTC 2007

On Sun, 2007-11-11 at 13:11 +0100, Alain Spineux wrote:
> On Nov 11, 2007 9:32 AM, Robert Slade <centos at likley.co.uk> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I am still having problems with my desktop system. Having updated it
> > from 4 to 5, I now have problems with the logs. Neither boot.log nor
> > dmesg has any data post the update. syslog appears to be normal in that
> > it starts when it should but does not show any errors. It looks like
> > whatever is supposed to write to the logs during initial boot is not
> > doing so, but I am not sure where to look to see what is wrong.
> Look for some "*.rpmsave" files and specialy in /etc.
> Check the integrity of related packages:
> rpm -V sysklogd initscripts
> Regards

Thanks for the reply.

rpm -V sysklogd initscripts


..5....T c /etc/inittab

Which if I read things correctly is to be expected.

locate *.rpmsave

Looking at these files does not lead me to anything I can recognise as
being a problem.



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