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Old 10-29-2007, 04:15 AM   #1
chars098
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not running in run level 5 anymore


Hey I'm having trouble with my install it was fine before a program probably changed by resolution now I have a very dodgy install. The program that killed it offered me a solution. So I have to kill X server (init 3), setup /etc/inittab to start with runlevel 3, reconfigure X-server to normal resolution (800x600x16-bit) (with sax2), restart X server (init 5). How do I do this step by step from the command line?


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Old 10-29-2007, 04:22 AM   #2
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startx should start the X server.

If you want to start a second X server, you need to do a

startx -- :1

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Old 10-29-2007, 10:22 AM   #3
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fixed it myself it all works now!


thanks.

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