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Old 01-04-2003, 01:48 AM   #1
Freakazoid
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System reboots when shutdown is selected


Hello people I need a little help when I try to shut down my system running Mandrake 8.1 it just reboots and some times it hangs a the text mode with login: blinking how do I get to the X window from there or a better question yet is there a link that gives me more instruction on how to use the command prompt. Any help that you can provide is greatly appreciated. I am a newbie and I have been thru the manual that came with my disk set and it mostly gives instruction on how to use the GUI not the command prompt.
 
Old 01-04-2003, 03:05 AM   #2
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Login, and then run "startx"

As for bash, this should be a start:

http://www.bembry.org/tech/linux/bash.shtml
http://linux.paisd.net/linux/bash-list-1.html
http://www.linuxhelp.co.za/mandrake/...rg/node50.html
http://www.djefer.com/info/linux/commands.htm


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