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Old 08-11-2003, 03:30 PM   #1
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Shutdown, restart menu gone


Could someone please give me some advice on Mandrake 9.1 just installed and apparently running great until i try to close down. When I first installed and clicked the logout button I had the option to restert or close down but now all I get is box with Login and Password which only takes me back to the desktop.
The only way to close down is to switch off which then means I have to go through a system check on restart.
Any help appreciated
 
Old 08-11-2003, 03:33 PM   #2
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Does the box say "XFree86.org" on it?
 
Old 08-12-2003, 08:42 AM   #3
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No it just gives me the option to login again
 
Old 08-12-2003, 03:59 PM   #4
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this happens to me too, i just hit halt in the login place...
 
  


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