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Old 03-24-2008, 06:12 PM   #1
kuangchen
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How can I edit /etc/modules if Debian hangs at startup?


Hey guys:
I find Debian Unstable hangs after I append "ndiswrapper" to /etc/modules to enable wireless on my laptop. The system startup stops at "Common Unix Printing System: cupspnp parport has been registered" before login prompt.

Now I simply want to change it back, i.e deleting that ndiswrapper line. What can I do? Thanks
 
Old 03-24-2008, 06:18 PM   #2
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Boot a live CD and edit your Debian /etc/modules from the live CD.

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Old 03-24-2008, 06:21 PM   #3
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Problem is solved by starting up in single user mode. Thanks anyway.
 
  


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