LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-18-2011, 08:09 AM   #1
tuxianD
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2006
Location: MumbaI
Distribution: Fedora 14, Solaris 10
Posts: 55

Rep: Reputation: 15
Unhappy Unable t switch to level 0


Hi,

I have installed Fedora 14 on Vmware workstation.
When I am trying to switch to runlevel S/1,Just blank window is appearing, and I have to power off it forcibly as it doesnt prompt any shell.

How shall I proceed.

thanks
 
Old 02-18-2011, 08:39 AM   #2
fordeck
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2006
Location: Utah
Posts: 520

Rep: Reputation: 61
Have you tried using telinit to switch runlevels?

Regards,

Fordeck
 
Old 02-20-2011, 12:35 PM   #3
tuxianD
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2006
Location: MumbaI
Distribution: Fedora 14, Solaris 10
Posts: 55

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
yup telinit command is available and can switch but still same prob in switching to 0/s/3

when I boot singleuser through passing single user option to kernel,it worked.
Even I could telinit to 3rd and 5th from there.

But once I come in gui interace, I couldn't switch.
Is it bug or something else.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can't switch to TTY or run level 3 from run level 5 reemfz Fedora 3 06-01-2009 09:06 AM
LXer: Entry-level 4-port IP power switch runs Linux LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 10-13-2006 01:21 AM
emacs in run level 3 then switch to X (level 7) then back to level 3 dsoliver Slackware 3 09-01-2006 04:31 AM
Unable to change Security Level ivanscheers Linux - General 1 09-01-2003 05:24 AM
Unable to boot up in run level 5 casacruz Linux - General 5 01-10-2002 02:48 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:04 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration