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coreyhandler 07-08-2009 03:03 PM

using init3 or init4
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when i try to use init3 or init4 it asks me for my login i give it then when i hit enter i get a lot lines that look something like this

i mean to say i am trying to use the non gui tty2 tty3 i'm not sure if thats the same as init3. i am new at this

type=1400 audit (12346987184.530
comm="login" name=""

i attached a picture
i am using Fedora 11 if that is helpful
how can i fix this
thank you

chrism01 07-09-2009 02:43 AM

If you want the system run run in non-GUI mode, use one of

init 3


telinit 3

You will get various msgs as it switches runlevel. It has to stop/start various services.

coreyhandler 07-09-2009 01:57 PM

when i am in init 3 i get a bunch of code and i can't do anything
see attached picture to see what i mean.

when i ran telinit 3
i got a blank screen and had to reboot

can i fix this

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