> Nope a hang is the classic symptom.
> Anyway to eliminate glibc try my last suggestion of init=/bin/ash for
> e.g. (download busy box and link statically with uclibc).
Is sash installed? Try init=/sbin/sash.
[kenn at medusa kenn]$ rpm -qi sash
Name : sash Relocations: (not relocateable)
Version : 3.4 Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release : 11 Build Date: Mon 13 Aug 2001
09:16:34 PM IST
Install date: Wed 28 Nov 2001 05:18:50 PM GMT Build Host:
Group : System Environment/Shells Source RPM: sash-3.4-11.src.rpm
Size : 515098 License: GPL
Packager : Red Hat, Inc. <http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla>
Summary : A statically-linked shell, including some built-in basic
Sash is a simple, standalone, statically-linked shell which includes
simplified versions of built-in commands like ls, dd, and gzip. Sash
is statically linked so that it can work without shared libraries, so
it is particularly useful for recovering from certain types of system
failures. Sash can also be used to safely upgrade to new versions of
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