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forgot to fsck, and don't use SystemStarter
Authored by: Thom on Oct 17, '02 04:04:50PM

There are _two_ commands at boot time -- one is to check the filesystem,
I think it's fsck -y
THEN you do mount -uw /

(regardless, you'll get prompted to do both of these things when you boot into single user mode.)

instead of SystemStarter I'd suggest only running NetInfo, since that's where the password is getting stored...

cd /var/db/netinfo
netinfod -s local
passwd username
<type the password in>
exit

the system now boots into normal multi user mode.

I'd just say that it'd take a lot longer and be kind of silly to start a whole bunch of services when all you need is access to netinfo. ;)



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