From: Brian (netgod at domain in.freei.net)
Date: Sun 24 Oct 1999 - 17:21:16 IST
I believe i just found an easier way to boot into single-user mode without
making a boot disk if you use lilo, when lilo asks for boot flags try
that should start linux in single-user mode, if that still doesn't work
that will start in emergency mode without running any of the startup
On Sun, 24 Oct 1999, Steffen wrote:
> Im using RH6 on a P2350, whcih has been working fine ujp until now.
> Yesterday, upon loading linux, it says loading sendmail,but no okay
> message comes up and the system stops doing anything. I can type stuff in
> and it appears on screen, but has no effect. How do I get linux to do a
> minimilist bootup (and being the lazy git that I am, I didnt bother
> making a boot disk)? and how am I then gonna go about sorting this out?
> Two other things:
> 1. How do I get gnome to start up automatically? (i didnt select it at
> 2. I have the indigo cahtfile, and my modem appears to be working (dialing
> myself through minicom worked), but how Do I make the chatfile work. Ive
> tried chat indigo.chatfile, whcih did nothing.
> thanking you all in advance...
> higels at domain tcd.ie
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