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Old 08-27-2004, 09:04 AM   #1
Jengo
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Question 2 easy Mandrake 10 questions


ok, here are my 2 questions

1. How can i make a new user through the shell?
2. is editing my lilo file the only way i can change what gui X starts into? because i kinda wanted to try XFCE and maybe fluxbox.... maybe there is a shell command for this?

thanks guys!
 
Old 08-27-2004, 09:09 AM   #2
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1) in a shell as root issue "adduser"
2) maybe in a shell as root issue "xwmconfig"
but I think that might not apply to Mandrake. It works in
Slack, and you've lost nothing if it doesn't. If not, search
through that Mandrake gui menu system and find something
about configuring your desktop...
 
Old 08-27-2004, 09:14 AM   #3
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thanks man! they both worked!

see told you they were easy!

THANK YOU!!

 
Old 08-27-2004, 09:16 AM   #4
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Quote:
Originally posted by Jengo
thanks man! they both worked!

see told you they were easy!

THANK YOU!!

You're mighty welcome!

My job is done...I'm going to sleep.

zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
 
  


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