Subject: interrupting fsck?
To: None <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/28/2005 16:51:35
Back before the great rc.d splitup, if you typed a ^C when fsck was
checking the disks, it would drop into single-user mode.

On the 2.0 machines I'm now working with, if I type ^C while fsck is
checking the disks (if, of course, it *does* check the disks), instead
of dropping to single user it continues with multi-user startup.

This seems...wrong.  Is this just yet another way in which NetBSD and I
disagree as to what's right, or is this not how it is supposed to work?

In case it matters, it's on i386 that I noticed this.  I haven't tried
it on any other ports.

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