Subject: Re: interrupting fsck?
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/28/2005 17:12:06
In article <200503282154.QAA05157@Sparkle.Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>,
der Mouse  <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA> wrote:
>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.

File a PR. This is wrong. I believe that I tested this recently and it