Press any key to reboot the system if the system displays the Type any key to reboot prompt. You can also use the reset button at this prompt. If the system is shut down, turn the system on with the power (on/off) switch.
Type b kadb to boot the kernel debugger. Press Enter.
If you do not make a selection within five seconds, the system is automatically booted to run level 3.
Verify the system boots to run level 3.
The login prompt is displayed when the boot process has finished successfully.
hostname console login:
Verify that you can access the kernel debugger by pressing F1-a.
The kadb: prompt is displayed when you enter the kernel debugger.
Type any key to reboot . . . <<< Current Boot Parameters >>> Boot path: /pci@0,0/pci-ide@7,1/ide@0/cmdk@0,0:a Boot args: Type b [file-name] [boot-flags] <ENTER> to boot with options or i <ENTER> to enter boot interpreter or <ENTER> to boot with defaults <<< timeout in 5 seconds >>> Select (b)oot or (i)nterpreter: b kadb . . . naboo console login: (Enter login and password) (Press F1-a to verify you can access the kernel debugger)