Originally Posted by pervitizm
Coontie, I couldn't get this to work for me. I can't seem to get it to boot up in single user mode. Is there something missing from this step?
I tried it and it worked---be sure to have a space before the "s"
The line in question might look like this:
.....vmlinuzxxx root=/dev/zzzz s
What you are doing here is passing instructions to the kernel---each one needs to be "delimited" with a space