Newbie Q: No login prompt on startup

dpk dpk at
Thu Aug 11 23:33:04 GMT 2005

On Fri, 12 Aug 2005, Hexren wrote:

> The next time that happens try ^C.
> If the startup process hangs in bringing up a daemon you cann kill
> that like any other foreground running process. Maybe that was what
> hit you at least it sound a lot like that to me.
> Hexren

Also, try ^T. ^T should tell you what program is running, and, on
occasion, might give you additional information. Try it next time you're
waiting for the automatic fsck to finish, for an example.

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