Tried to symlink /etc to another disk, now stuck
steve at ibctech.ca
Fri Jun 13 00:31:23 UTC 2008
Glenn Gillis wrote:
> Now, I cannot log in as a privileged user to copy or move /new/etc
> back to /etc. (Because the password files were also in /etc.) I've
> tried booting into Single User mode with "boot -s" at the boot prompt,
> only to receive a "mountroot>" prompt wanting to know where to find
> the root filesystem.
What type of disk(s) do you have in the box?
I can't remember the exact syntax of the mountroot prompt, but I'll
break one of my machines here to 'remind' myself if you know what driver
you use for your root partition.
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