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Old 01-05-2007, 12:54 PM   #1
SetInMotion
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Unhappy @ localhost login screen, How do I go any further.


what do I put in for locahhost? I've tried a few things and when it asks for password I cannot even get anything to type as if no keyboard except enter?
 
Old 01-05-2007, 01:11 PM   #2
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The password characters are normally not shown when typing them in the virtual consoles, get used to it.
 
Old 01-05-2007, 01:29 PM   #3
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Little things, like which distro you are using, are helpful.
 
Old 01-06-2007, 10:03 AM   #4
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First of all, I'm not a comp newbie. Second I found that my ATI7200 was the problem. Up and running. Third the dist is red het linux 9. and last thanks for the help!
 
Old 01-06-2007, 11:26 AM   #5
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You really should consider a newer distro than Red Hat 9, as it reached its "end of life" some time ago and is thus no longer supported by Red Hat.
 
  


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