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I am trying to install my os as :
ok>boot cdrom - install
but receiving the following :
"IDprom checksum error
/sbin/rcS /etc/vfstab cannot create
INIT:failed write utmpx enrty
INIT:single user mode
INIT:execle of /etc/sulogin failed
Enter run level"
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How to diable the single user mode..
what i want is dat my users are unable to boot in single user mode via GRUB.. (1 Reply)
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Is there another way of switching to single user mode except by typing
/usr/sbin/shutdown 0 ???
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Just got a solaris 8 blade 150 box with no users, only a root account. no one seems to know the password. I'd like to add one user. So I booted into single user mode via cdrom and added one. Can't seem to login using the new account, though. Here's what I'm using:
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I need to make a OS full backup. I am using the vdump command but first, I must to switch to the single-user mode.
I am working on a Compaq Tru64 Unix V4.0G.
Please, could somebody tell me which is/are the commands to do it?
I appreciate your help
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how do you boot into single user mode?
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Well back at work and back to crashing systems again :-)
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why "vi" acts differently is single user mode?
Does anyone help ?
I am using "x" to delete and it keeps messing up.
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