On Thursday 04 December 2003 08:41 am, Dru wrote: > It's been a while since I've had to enter single-user mode and I've just > discovered that "boot -s" doesn't work at the "boot" prompt on 5.1-RELEASE. > (however, it does work nicely if I interrupt loader at the next boot > stage). > > In fact, I can't get *anything* to work at the "boot" prompt, or even > leave that prompt without doing a CTRL ALT DEL. Am I missing something, or > is the "boot" prompt defunct on 5.x? > >
No, but you have to wait for the spinner (|/-\ and etc) before you press the space bar. I just tried it as I updated to the latest 5.2-beta. Kent -- Kent Stewart Richland, WA http://users.owt.com/kstewart/index.html _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"