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Old 06-23-2009, 08:01 PM   #1
mandm3808
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Unhappy Puppy Linux reverts to prompt console


I installed Puppy Linux alongside Windows ME like three days ago. After two days, though, when I turned it on, it suddenly displayed the # prompt thingie. I formatted the Linux partition with the Live CD and reinstalled it, but this time it only lasted one day before turning to the prompt. GRUB is the boot manager. Did I do something wrong? It won't let me log in as root, either. It just says "invalid login". I didn't put any passwords on it.
 
Old 06-23-2009, 08:10 PM   #2
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Hi,

What happens when you issue the 'startx' command from the cli? Do you get your 'X' back?
 
  


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