[plug] Getting past init...

Terry Porter tp at gronk.apana.org.au
Fri Jul 31 00:26:48 WST 1998

On Fri, 31 Jul 1998, Matt Hutchinson wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm using RedHat 5.1 and I just altered my inittab file, however the line I
> added was respawning tooo fast and when my machine boots up, it gets to the
> init stage - then says "RESPAWNING TOO FAST - WILL SHUT FOR 5 MINUTES" 
> Hmmm...Then it just sits there and every 5 mins it says the same
> thing...and doesn't let me log in...
My 586 used to give this when I overclocked <too much>, although I always
ran it at 166Mhz (rated 133).
> EEK!
> Thanks,
> Matt Hutchinson | matt at odyssey.apana.org.au | PGP-key ID: 0xE999E466
> "I don't think Microsoft is evil in itself; I just think they make really
> crappy operating systems." 
> - Linus Torvalds, creator of Linux

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