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Old 08-08-2003, 04:09 AM   #1
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access GUI using Mandrake 9.1


I have made the crossover!!! I am determined to learn how to use Linux. the only thing is I can not get to the GUI, using Mandrake 9.1. I know cmd line is like what the gurus use but if I am to introduce this to my clients I need to show them something familiar. Mahalo for your help.

Aloha Garry
 
Old 08-08-2003, 04:49 AM   #2
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Welcome to LQ

After you login type:
startx

There ya go

Cool
 
Old 08-08-2003, 07:08 PM   #3
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If you want to change this, once in the GUI, look in the Mandrake Control Centre's Boot options for DrakBoot, and it has a simple tick box which'll change the option. Or you can edit a 3 to a 5 in /etc/initttab
 
  


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