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illennium 01-22-2005 02:38 PM

debian booting to xwindows w/ no mouse
 
Hi all,
I'm very green so please bare with me. I've installed and reconfigured the inittab to boot to xwindows, unfortunately I've configured my mouse to the wrong port and I do not know how to boot back to text mode or how to use shortcut keys in xwindows. Any ideas??

Thank you,

Illennium

PMorph 01-22-2005 03:10 PM

Tried yet to switch to console? Ctrl+Alt+F1

illennium 01-22-2005 03:12 PM

Yeah I've tried that. It doesnt respond.

PMorph 01-22-2005 03:31 PM

Using Lilo?
You could try hitting the 'Ctrl' key while rebooting, then starting to single user mode by typing: linux single

illennium 01-22-2005 03:38 PM

Awesome, Im back in, Thank you!

PMorph 01-22-2005 03:43 PM

Np, good to hear it helped :)


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