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Old 12-13-2006, 09:11 PM   #1
tranthanhtung2702
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How to activate GUI for Debian 3.1


I just install it on Microsoft Virtual PC 2004 but don't know how to switch from text mode to graphic mode.
Tell me how.
 
Old 12-13-2006, 09:30 PM   #2
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Did you install any graphical environments? Try typing "startx" and if it brings it up you're OK. If not try doing "apt-get install kdebase" to install KDE which is a nice desktop environment. You might also want to try Gnome, XFCE, Fluxbox, etc. and decide which graphical environment you like best.
 
Old 12-14-2006, 09:39 AM   #3
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Where I can download these desktop environments with fastest speed?
 
Old 12-14-2006, 09:53 AM   #4
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In the debian box type this:

apt-get install x-window-system

then

apt-get install xfce4
or
apt-get install kde-core

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