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Re: And now for something completely different... etch!

On Wed, Jun 08, 2005 at 10:31:33AM +0200, Jesus Climent wrote:
> > > - Separate runlevels: 2 for multi, no net, 3 for multi no X, 4 for X, 4=5
> > 
> > No way. Debian has always avoided mindlessly dictating what runlevels
> > must be used for. There's no reason to destroy this feature now. And
> > there's no advantage to consuming an entire runlevel just to say
> > "/etc/init.d/xdm stop" or "/etc/init.d/networking stop", which is
> > all that you are proposing.
> Still, better have init 2 than having to hack the boot command line to set
> init=/bin/bash, having to remount in rw and editing whatever you fucked up,
> before all the services go up and people start login into your server.

It's called single-user mode.

- Matt

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