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Old 10-05-2002, 06:33 AM   #1
logaan
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Exclamation Changing login mode (Redhat 7.3)


I've just installed Redhat 7.3 on my computer and during the instal I chose the option of a GUI logon screen. Since then I've decided that I would like to go back to the text login.

Does anyone know if this can be done (without having to re-install) and if so how?
 
Old 10-05-2002, 06:43 AM   #2
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Open a text editor as root and then open /etc/inittab and change the line:
id:5:initdefault
to this:
id:3:initdefault
That should do it.
lynch

Last edited by lynch; 10-05-2002 at 06:45 AM.
 
  


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