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Re: new-bie problem

On Tue, Jul 29, 2003 at 03:37:04PM +0100, Hugh Saunders wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 29, 2003 at 06:43:57PM +0530, Joydeep Bakshi wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I can enter into the interactive mode of Redhat by pressing * key i * at the 
> > time of booting. but this technique doesn't work in Debian . how to get the 
> > same thing in Debian ?
> what are you meaning by "interactive mode"? i haven't used rh recently
> so dont know. If you want to specify a kernel parameter change the kernel
> line in grub or do something in /etc/lilo.conf if you are using lilo.
> do you just want to get a console rather than booting into X?
> ctrl-alt-fx if so..
> i cant think of any more ideas for "intereactive mode".

The interactive mode of Redhat asks the user what services should be
started up during boot but I believe Debian doesn't have anything like

Paulo Jorge Jesus Silva
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