Originally Posted by smeezekitty
i need to remove or disable X windows from my new distro (KateOs) cleanly
I believe kateos is based on slackware.
If you mean, booting in console-only mode all you need to
do is edit /etc/inittab and change the runlevel default to 3.
Check the top of the file: the comments should tell you which
levels are which.
In slackware 3 is 'multiusers,network,text-mode' and
You edit the line for default runlevel to read: