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OracleLinux: Booting server into single mode hangs (Doc ID 2697924.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.1 to Oracle Linux 6.10 [Release OL5U1 to OL6U10]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64


Unable to boot into single user mode by adding the single option in the kernel command line in GRUB menu. The system appears to hang after "enabling /etc/fstab swaps: [OK]" message is displayed.


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