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5th_Horseman
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 27, 2005 9:00 pm    Post subject: Openprom Prompt cli question Reply with quote

I am having problems booting my new 2.6 kernel. For some reason Xorg is bombing out and freezing my keyboard and screen.

I was wondering how you would boot to single user mode from the openprom prompt.


OK boot disk .......
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rsborn
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 27, 2005 11:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I haven't tried it recently, but at the silo prompt try:

linux single (with linux being the entry in silo.conf that is normally selected to boot)

at the open boot, just type boot (or whatever you normally do to boot.
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