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Boot Emergency mode, Cannot access to console

asked 2018-04-16 03:43:45 +0000

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updated 2018-04-16 03:44:28 +0000

Today I tried to boot my Fedora 27, and instead of booting it gives me a message:

You are in emergency mode.
After logging in, type "journalctl -xb" to view system logs, "system reboot" to reboot, "systemctl default" or ^D to boot into default mode.

and immediately after that, it says:

Cannot open access to console, the root account is locked.
See sulogin(8) man page for more details.

Press Enter to continue.

What is the recommended way to solve this?

I connected the disk to another computer and run fsck (no errors) but nothing changes. I still cannot boot the laptop.

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answered 2018-04-16 05:09:08 +0000

Fedora screen is not opening after the F symbol. I pressed Alt+Ctrl+F2 and the following is coming (attached screen shot). Please help. image description

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What is the F symbol? Is this an answer to my question or a new problem/question related to it?

alfC ( 2018-04-16 06:31:43 +0000 )edit

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Asked: 2018-04-16 03:43:45 +0000

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