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Old 01-28-2002, 05:10 PM   #1
unclebyron
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Changing Run Levels


Just a quick question: How do I change my run level to where Linux boots into a command line by default instead running X first? I'm running RedHat 7.2,Mandrake 8.1 and Suse 7.3.

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Old 01-28-2002, 05:43 PM   #2
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1) run 'init 3' on a command line for instant
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2) edit /etc/inittab replacing the 5 with a 3 in the id:5:initdefault line
 
  


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