Originally Posted by trichter
linux v3 enterprise hangs on boot. it looks like it is loading service for software that we use. if i reboot and hit the "I" key for interactive mode i can choose not to run those services. I do get to a loging but when i enter the user name and password nothing happens. how do i get linux to startup so i can try and reinstall the service that is hanging.
Linux v3 doesn't exist yet (2.6.x is the latest).
Please post some details about what you're using (is it Redhat EL v3 ?) plus your actual error message.
Since you mentioned a login prompt, it did fully boot. What do you mean with "nothing happens". (is it still responsive?).