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Instructions to Boot Oracle Big Data Appliance Node into Single User Mode (Doc ID 2099382.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2023

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 3.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64


This document provides instructions to boot an Oracle Big Data Appliance node into single user mode for tasks such as resetting a lost root password or fixing the file system, partitions,  etc. 

Also on BDA nodes, there is one other option to fix file system or reset password by booting into USB Rescue mode.  For this see:

Doc ID 1570447.1 Steps to Boot Oracle Big Data Appliance Node into USB Rescue Mode using Grub Menu



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