Tuesday, July 22, 2014

RHEL 7 /CentOS 7 Boot Single User Mode

  1. init=/bin/sh at the end of line that starts with linux in Grub2 (In case of  VMWare like KVM or VirtualBox use rb.break instead of inti=/bin/sh)
  2. run mount -o remount,rw /sysroot when the system boots
  3. run chroot /sysroot
  4. run passwd
  5. run touch /.autorelabel
  6. run exit to leave chroot
  7. run exit to logout

RHEL 7 Minimal Installation