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Cannot start system - Failed to start Login Service

asked 2016-07-20 20:25:27 -0500

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After changing selinux config - from SELINUX=enforcing to permissive and SELINUXTYPE to minimum I cannot even start my system. Cannot get to teminal and see among other errors: Failed to start Login Service... Where should I start?

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answered 2016-07-20 22:45:02 -0500

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You should reboot your system and enter on single user mode to do so:

You need to edit the kernel option and edit the line that start with linux16 and search for ro change it rw and add init=/sysroot/bin/bash

Once you there you can edit selinux config file so you restore it as it was,

Do not know why you want to disable SELinux but only change it SELINUX=permissive should do the trick

To more detail view on how to get into single mode look here https://ma.ttias.be/boot-in-single-us...

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