Subject: Re: Booting in single-user mode
To: Eric Sentner <email@example.com>
From: Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/06/1996 07:46:09
On Wed, 6 Nov 1996, Eric Sentner wrote:
> Yes, you need to use the '-a' flag to boot multi user. I think the
> newer versions of the kernel have this compiled in, but I might be
> mistaken. :)
Ok, that's not a problem since this can be set up and saved in the
DEC Alpha's SRM monitor. However, I seem to recall that the '-a'
option was the `ask' option for kernels on th i386 that do interactive
configuration. (Or was that just FreeBSD?) Shouldn't we change
the i386 interactive configuration to, say, `-i' for consistency
across the ports?
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