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Figured i get a better responces here. Considering my time apart from linux. Well my question is based on my slackware 9.1 machine. I got sick from Red Hat 9.0 and its bloating contents. So i decided to try something new. After tedious attempts with the non familiar text menu. I made the installation. with the following settings:
Ok. So first thing i do is run as root
passwd <pass here>
logout.. login as shookie and su - when i need to use root. ok..
But as shookie when i run startx. I get Xauth error tries and tries. Hit control+C and it loads but either crashes on entrance or crashes on exit.
In root it logs in perfect. but crashes on exit.
My home directory for root contains a couple of files.
My home directory for shookie (which i had to userdel shookie and re-add with mkdir /home/shookie ... and useradd -d /home/shookie shookie
well it adds it but my directory is still empty even when i ran startx.
X crashes on root. exiting.. and in shookie either on entry or exit. but definately crashes.
And that would be?. I have been a dedicated RH user.. on and off(oxymoron?) Any hows i dont know this system what it is capable of doing. user friendly or not. just looking for a distro to run decent on a low end pc.
so what is the exact script i can use whats the command