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Re: Munged cmdline.txt

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  • kirkdehaan
    Thanks John. Did the trick. On to other problems.
    Message 1 of 3 , Jun 10, 2013
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      Thanks John. Did the trick. On to other problems.

      --- In Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@yahoogroups.com, "John Wiseman" <john.wiseman@...> wrote:
      >
      > Kirk,
      >
      > If you have a Windows PC you can edit cmdline.txt on it. WIndows can see the
      > boot partition, but not the Linux file system. The boot partition should
      > also be accessible from a Linux PC.
      >
      > The file is a single line. Mine is
      >
      > dwc_otg.lpm_enable=0 console=tty1 root=/dev/mmcblk0p2 rootfstype=ext4
      > elevator=deadline rootwait
      >
      > It may vary a bit between distributions, but you should be able to see from
      > your file what is wrong/missing.
      >
      > 73, John G8BPQ
      >
      > _____
      >
      > From: Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@yahoogroups.com
      > [mailto:Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of kirkdehaan
      > Sent: 10 June 2013 02:56
      > To: Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO] Munged cmdline.txt
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > I was working on my Pi and TNC-Pi and following the instructions in the
      > TNC-Pi manual. When I edited the cmdline.txt file I obviously made an error.
      > Now on boot up it hangs looking for the boot device. Not having seen the
      > file before I separated the various entities onto different lines. Obviously
      > this was a grave error. Although I have now learned something important I
      > need to know how I can correct this.
      >
      > I have a laptop with a Linux partition and wonder if I can access the SD
      > card via a card reader on that machine.
      >
      > Any help will be appreciated.
      >
      > Kirk - N6SXR
      >
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