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>Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2004 17:34:09 +0100
>From: ian webb
>Subject: How do i boot my o2 from CD
>To: info-iris-admin@ARL.ARMY.MIL
> version=2.63

>Could someone tell me how to boot up of the installation tools cd so i can
>bypass my root password. the mouse doesnt work on the startup screen where
>you can click the stop for maintenence screen, but works fine in 4dwm, is
>that normal.
>I know how to edit the passwd file but cant get to it.

1) You probably have your mouse and your keyboard plugged in reversed.
The PROM can not handle that; the operating system (not 4dwm) can.
2) Count the boxes from the top and use that keyboard numeric key.

Randolph J. Herber,, +1 630 840 2966, CD/CDFTF PK-149F,
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