Fedora 27 Runlevel 3 Booting
You are Welcome! This Guide simply shows you Step-by-step How to Boot Fedora 27 GNU/Linux in Runlevel 3.
By default, a System Boots either to Runlevel 3 or to Runlevel 5. The Run Level 3 is the CLI Default Server Mode and Instead, Run Level 5 is the Default GUI Desktop Mode.
Especially relevant: for a Desktop first we Reboot system and then go to Runlevel 3.
Eventually Hit ‘Esc’ on System Start Up
Then on Grub Splash
Hit ‘e‘ to Edit boot command:
Next Find Line containing
“echo ‘Loading initial ramdisk…”
And Append a ‘3‘ on Top of that at the End of Line containing ‘quiet’!
(Use arrows to navigating)
Finally, Hit Ctrl+x to Boot into Fedora’s Shell!
Then Use the User’s Credentials to Login on CLI
Finally, to Check Runlevel do: