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Old 10-01-2007, 11:59 AM   #1
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loading fluxbox from run level 3?


I have my moonshine set up to boot into run level 3 coz i like it like that for various reasons. I can either login as a user and type 'startx' to go right to kde or login as root and then init 5. that brings me to the fedora login screen and i can choose my session. If i do this it leaves me with a root logged in and im not really comfortable with that. the reason it wont let me start fluxbox after my initial login is because there is no x windows session. I also would like to be able to log in as myself (i.e. not root) from run level 3 and start fluxbox, kde, or xf4ce.

whats the command to start an x windows session with fluxbox and or xf4ce? do I have to pipe it?
 
Old 10-01-2007, 05:37 PM   #2
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startx fluxbox

startxfce4

startx icewm

etc etc

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