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Old 12-20-2003, 04:44 PM   #1
Renaxgade
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Redhat 9.1 Won't Boot!


Oh jeez, I did a very very bad thing. I cut the power to my rh 9.1 machine because believe me or not the GUI was frozen. Now when I try to boot into Linux, GUI or not, it keeps switching from a black screen to the console login, back to a black screen. And then It asked me questions I couldnt read and I could only push Ok and then Yes or No. Please dont tell me im screwed!
 
Old 12-20-2003, 06:32 PM   #2
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Try booting into single user mode or use your Redhat cd to boot into rescue mode to see if you can't find out why its doing this, reading log files, repair, etc.
 
  


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