Solved

what exactly the knoppix .what is the exact use of it.

Posted on 2008-06-17
5
263 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-20
what is use of knoppix cd.

we had to reboot one of linux server(RHEL 3).after reboot i can see login prompt but after entering passsword console freezes..i cannot able to login any idea on this..

  can i use knoppix cd to find what the problem is..
0
Comment
Question by:sants_pp
5 Comments
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
veedar earned 500 total points
ID: 21807082
Knoppix is a very good tool to use to trouble shoot a freezing problem like you have. Knoppix runs a complete Linux installation using only your system memory and CD drive. So in your case if you boot into Knoppix and find that your system freezes under Knoppix then it would point to hard ware failure and not a failure of your RHEL.

If there is a password problem you can use Knoppix to fix it. You can also use it to operate on your RHEL files/data.

Read more about it here...
http://www.knoppix.net/
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:gothicbloody
ID: 21807221
Did you try to login in " single " and check the log files .
0

Featured Post

Don't miss ATEN at NAB Show April 24-27!

Visit ATEN at NAB Show to learn how our "Seamlessly Entertaining" solutions deliver fast, precise video streaming without delays for the broadcasting and media environment. ATEN will showcase its 16x16 Modular Matrix Switch (VM1600) and KVM Over IP Solution (KE6900 series).

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
000webhost.com default error log 1 56
centos commands 6 88
Running linux commands into linux system remotely using powershell 6 64
Unix Help with:  mailx -s 17 57
Every server (virtual or physical) needs a console: and the console can be provided through hardware directly connected, software for remote connections, local connections, through a KVM, etc. This document explains the different types of consol…
It’s 2016. Password authentication should be dead — or at least close to dying. But, unfortunately, it has not traversed Quagga stage yet. Using password authentication is like laundering hotel guest linens with a washboard — it’s Passé.
Learn how to find files with the shell using the find and locate commands. Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.:
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.

685 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question