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Old 09-04-2004, 08:00 PM   #1
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Question How do you get into single user mode on SuSE 9.0?


How do you get into single user mode on SuSE 9.0?
 
Old 09-04-2004, 08:09 PM   #2
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become root, then do a:

init 1

or maybe a:

telinit 1


you can also edit your /etc/inittab file and reboot...


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Old 09-04-2004, 08:11 PM   #3
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become root, then do a:

init 1

or maybe a:

telinit 1
I need to boot into single user mode.
 
Old 09-04-2004, 08:29 PM   #4
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did you forget your root password or something??

if so, boot a live rescue cd, mount the suse root partition, edit the /etc/inittab file on it, and then reboot into it...

if you don't have the ability to boot a cd-rom, then you'll need to pass a parameter to your bootloader... your bootloader must be set to "prompt" you for that to be possible...
 
  


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