Help! I killed my rc.conf and cant boot correctly!

Adam blueeskimo at
Fri Jun 27 22:02:15 PDT 2003

On Fri, 2003-06-27 at 23:57, Keith Spencer wrote:
> Want to hear a tale of stupidity and woe.
> I screwed up fbsd 4.7 system rc.conf and can only seem
> to boot into a basic session. Cant edit or save to
> /etc files.
> What to do and you guessed it...noboot disk was made
> although I have another 4.7 fbsd machine nearby.
> Tell me it's not fatal guys!

I don't see why you wouldn't be able to boot into single-user mode, edit
the rc.conf, then reboot. What exactly is the problem editing the files
in /etc from SU mode?

Adam <blueeskimo at>

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