Re: Newbie Q: Why can't I cd into init.d (busy adding a usb-printer)
Replying through the email@example.com e-mail address, as I
cannot find the message on the site yet.
See below snippet
BusyBox v0.60.4 (2004.07.01-03:05+0000) Built-in shell (ash)
Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands.
# cd /opt/etc
# ls -l
drwxr-xr-x 5 root root 4096 Mar 2 13:10 cups
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 460 Mar 2 15:48 init.d
Searching the Internet I see that it isn's a directory, so that solves the
cd problem (I guess), but then I stumble into a next problem:
The HowTo (AddPrinter HowTo
"After installation, you will have to copy /opt/doc/cups/S88cups to
/opt/etc/init.d and run the file. Go to /opt/etc/init.d and type: sh
Could you help me further there?
Mark de Vries
Date: Thu, 2 Mar 2006 23:21:57 +0000
From: Robert Hammond <rob.hammond@...>
Subject: Re: Newbie Q: Why can't I cd into init.d (busy adding a
In message <du73l3+2m31@...>, mj_de_vries <devries.mark@...>
>Hi all,Navigate to /opt/etc
>I just unslug my NSLU2 this week with the purpose to attach a USB
>printer to it. I was following the instructions of the HowTo -
>AddPrinter page just happily when I hit a dead wall. When trying to cd
>into init.d (in /opt/etc) I got an error message.
>Below a few lines of telnet output
># cd init.d
>cd: can't cd to init.d
>Am I using the wrong command (couldn't find an alternative on
>internet) or do I have to change a setting somwhere (or attributes of
Then do ls -l
and see if the init.d entry is a directory, and report back your findings.