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Old 05-22-2005, 01:51 PM   #1
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Opening Log


I can't seem to figure out how to open my log, I'm running mandrake 6.1
 
Old 05-22-2005, 01:57 PM   #2
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Which log are you talking about?
Log files are usually located in the /var/log directory.
 
Old 05-22-2005, 01:59 PM   #3
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Which log are you talking about?
Log files are usually located in the /var/log directory.
but how do I open them, I wanna see what errors are occuring that are stoping me from running X
 
Old 05-22-2005, 03:43 PM   #4
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Using the more or less commands should allow you to read the files, I think (don't read too many things from the command line).

Is this some ancient computer that nothing newer than Mandrake 6.1 will run on or something??
 
Old 05-22-2005, 04:36 PM   #5
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Using the more or less commands should allow you to read the files, I think (don't read too many things from the command line).

Is this some ancient computer that nothing newer than Mandrake 6.1 will run on or something??
thats all I really have to work with
 
Old 05-22-2005, 05:08 PM   #6
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Do yourself a favor and download something more recent (assuming you have broadband, if not try to pick up a disk cheap from cheapbytes). mandrake 6.1 is ancient, obsolete, and will probably have quite a few problems with modern hardware as well as being open to all sorts of security issues (sort of like running an unpoatched Windows 98).
 
  


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