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Old 02-22-2004, 05:46 AM   #1
CodeZero
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Question i don't have a desktop environment


After the installation of SuSe 8.0 Pro I didn't get a graphical but a sort of text environment (like unix). Please help me, how can I get that graphical environment?
 
Old 02-22-2004, 05:54 AM   #2
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type startx, see what happens. if X doesn't come up post the error.
 
Old 02-22-2004, 09:25 PM   #3
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hmm...

There is an option to not install a graphical enviroment. Reinstall it and make sure you select it with a graphical enviroment. Otherwise, you'd better brush up on your greps and chmods.
 
Old 02-22-2004, 11:14 PM   #4
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normal a user wont need to use grep or chmod (especial dont use chmod if your new to linux as it can realy hurt your system)

id say start thinking about cutomizing the shell
http://www.linuxlookup.com/html/arti...m-prompts.html
 
  


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