rc.conf.local error nn7j
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Mon Apr 19 09:23:20 PDT 2004
On Mon, Apr 19, 2004 at 06:08:22AM -0000, Dan wrote:
> I made an error in the rc.conf.conf file used ;# for rem statement. It hang on that statement at boot. Also can't find shell get error message to use /bin/sh hit return. I can't vi the rc.conf.local file vi is not there.
Right -- you've rebooted, and your system can't come up properly, so
is dumping you into single user mode.
The fix is pretty simple though. Hit return to get a shell prompt.
# fsck -p
# mount -a
then edit the rc.conf file:
# vi /etc/rc.conf
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks
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