[wellylug] ipcop problems

Jamie Dobbs jamie.dobbs at orcon.net.nz
Sun May 23 20:15:27 NZST 2004


Can anyone tell me how I can boot into single user with Smoothwall 
Express? I don't have a lilo prompt or anything to type any commands to 
enter single user in to.

Rob Stockley wrote:

>On Sunday 23 May 2004 17:52, Jamie Dobbs wrote:
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>>It's looking more and more like a disk problem to me - the machine has
>>currently frozen (although I can still surf the net) and the disk is
>>sitting there emitting a 'tick' every 20-30 seconds.
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>Might be time to boot as single user and do
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>fsck -c /dev/hda1 
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>for each partition. Force the bad blocks scan. Fixed a failing disk I had 
>giving me grief. Has worked well since, albeit, with slightly less capacity.
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>Rob
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