Re: Grub boot of new install.
On Mon, Sep 03, 2007 at 11:29:08AM -0700, email@example.com wrote:
> Both Debian and Ubuntu show this peculiar trait. When I boot and
> select the first choice from the grub menu the OS goes into a loop. I
> sign on and then it does another hard boot ultimaely preenting me the
> rub menu again. . But the single user boot seems to work. However it
> is as advertised, just single user.
There will be somthing starting up in /etc/rc2.d that causes the reboot.
I'm assuming that before it reboots you see something like "entering
run level 2"? If not, I suppose it could be something as simple as
/etc/inittab having an initdefault of 0 or 6.