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I recently have installed a script that didn't work properly, and now I want to remove it. The script allowed the pi to boot when pin 5 was connected to ground with a resistor, but it doesn't work and prevents the pi from booting. I managed to ssh into the console but im not sure what to do from here. I can access the file by typing python /home/pi/scripts/shutdown.py.

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    What script? What instructions were you following? Please edit this information into your question. – joan Apr 7 at 21:34
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Once you've sshed into the console, you can type rm /home/pi/scripts/shutdown.py to remove the file. Type man rm to learn about the rm command.

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    If you just want to prevent it from running and might like to try to change it, you can optionally just "move" the script to a different location so it won't execute via the mv command. e.g. mv <path/filename> <new-location or new-name> – Tim Campbell Apr 7 at 22:50

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