Hi Mitchell, You might add == |su:S:wait:/sbin/sulogin| == in /etc/inittab. Mitchell Laks wrote: > Hi, > I run debian sid. Sometime ago my system began to give me the message > > "Give root password for maintainance > or type Control_D to continue " > > during reboot of the system. It would occur after the boot messages > > starting NFS (... etc) > ... > starting sessions > setting console screen modes > initilizing random number generation > setting up X server > setting up ice socket directory > > then I would get that cryptic root password mesage stuff mentioned above > > Then, > if I hit C-d > the systen continues to boot > with > > some messages about needing to add .conf suffix to some configuration files for kvm or something > then > INIT: Entering runlevel 2 > starting system log daemon > etc. > > So what is causing my system to need to enter Control D? > > It is not a failure is fsck checking. > > So what is going on? > > Thanks, > Mitchell Laks > > > -- Merciadri Luca See http://www.student.montefiore.ulg.ac.be/~merciadri/ I use PGP. If there is an incompatibility problem with your mail client, please contact me.
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