Linux - How to boot in rescue mode

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1 - Steps

To boot into rescue mode with the DVD:

  • verify that the CD in the VMWare machine is configured to be connected on start up
  • verify that the BIOS boot first on the CD device (F2 when the start screen appears otherwise to change it)
  • from the CD screen, type F5 or linux rescue on the command line