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fsck startup
Authored by: Elvaen on Apr 14, '01 01:48:49AM

Instead of using the terminal to shutdown into single-user mode you can hold cmd-s during bootup to get the prompt where you can type 'fsck -y'


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Using -s at startup
Authored by: tomsinclair on Apr 14, '01 02:05:11AM

I realize that, but on my PowerBook this only worked about one time in six. Frankly I got
tired of having to reboot multiple times just to go to single user.

Right now I'm working on a script that will go down to single user, run fsck twice and
reboot automatically. If I can get that, I can have an icon that I can fire off with a
double-click and the whole process will be even easier.

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