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Old 03-31-2001, 03:12 AM   #1
xiaoxiao
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I start up my redhat6.2 with a soft disk,
when the system start and show this message:
" welcome to redhat linux,
press 'I' to enter interactive startup
"

I press the keyborad on key "I", but nothing happen,
I cann't enter the interactive mode.
what 's wrong??? please help!
 
Old 03-31-2001, 06:10 AM   #2
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I've never installed RedHat 6.2 so I'm just guessing here... what if you just press Enter, does anything happen?

You may also want to check RedHat's website for some installation instructions or troubleshooting.
 
Old 04-02-2001, 01:25 PM   #3
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Well, I have never had any reason to do a Interactive startup, but when are you hitting the "I", I always seem to see it pass by really fast. Might want to try just tapping the "I" before it even comes up to that part.
What is your reason to do the interactive startup anyways?
 
Old 04-06-2001, 08:39 AM   #4
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HI,

As per observation interactive startup should work just by pressing 'I' at the startup.

But it is not different from using 'ntsysv' command at the command prompt. With the 'Interactive' option you can enable/disable daemons at the startup.

If you are not getting interactive mode, you can try 'ntsysv' instead.

(It is available script in RedHat releases, presuming it is available across other distributions too.)

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