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Old 06-19-2002, 08:44 PM   #1
maxmike83
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Question Linux Boot problem


I am using Mandrake 8.2
Whenever I boot up linux it goes straight to the command line and I get the "Local Host login:" And I can never seem to get out of the terminal. I think I may have deactivated X or something. How can I fix this?
Thanks in advance to any help.
 
Old 06-19-2002, 09:00 PM   #2
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Have you tried to run the command startx to start X ??

Also you can change this by editing your /etc/inittab file. Search the forums here as this is asked all the time.
 
Old 06-20-2002, 10:32 PM   #3
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That was it, thanx.
And I got it bootin into X again.
 
  


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