I'm running Red Hat 7.2 (I think, kernel 2.4.7-10 according to uname -a)
on my home computer. I had trouble deleting a cd.iso image on my last
good boot. I shut it down normally this morning. This afternoon when I
tried to reboot it instead of rebooting I got a bunch of error messages
ending with dup 2: Bad File Descriptor. I then was dropped into a repair
mode where I had to enter the root password, or Cntl D to continue. I
entered the root password, did an fsck (which didn't work). When I
exited the machine attempted to ...