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Old 11-20-2003, 08:31 PM   #1
dbzpat
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I am using Mandrake V 9.2 and I am clueless


I am running Mandrake Linux V 9.2 and after the install it goes into the shell command menu , Where is the user friendly version of this I saw in the screen shots, It like somewhat like windows, not this command prompt stuff, what do I do to get to that, or should I use another type of Linux ?
 
Old 11-20-2003, 08:59 PM   #2
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Hi.

Log in, then type in 'startx'

If everythin's been configured properly by the installer, you should get a graphical interface (KDE by default on Mandrake)

Dave
 
Old 11-20-2003, 10:20 PM   #3
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Thanks for hepling me, but I got ' Fatal Error, No screens found ' whats your advice
 
Old 11-20-2003, 10:27 PM   #4
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when you installed.. You should install X and kde or gnome.. If it doesn't work, you may have installed something wrong. If there's an option, just install everything :P
 
Old 11-20-2003, 10:33 PM   #5
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Hi again.

Try logging in as root and type in 'XFdrake' this should allow you to configure X Windows.

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