> Hi folks. I have an RS/6000 43P/140 running AIX 4.3 that won't boot except in
> maintenance mode. Below are the last messages I see when I try a normal boot:
> 0513-059 The syslogd subsystem has been started. Subsystem PID is 3916.
> <date> <time> Unixserver2 syslogd: bind: errno=68
> 0513-059 The sendmail subsystem has been started. Subsystem PID is <whatever>.
> 0513-059 The portmap subsystem has been started. Subsystem PID is <whatever>.
> At this point, the system hangs. No login prompt comes up and the numeric
> display cycles between 888, 102, 300 and 0c0.
all the commands that'll be executed at run level 2 from your
inittab file to find out which one craps itself.
The syslog error is weird - you haven't changed your system's
hostname or something like that
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