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Old 05-15-2001, 11:48 AM   #1
mstembri
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I'm putting together a machine that will be used solely as a server for an intranet. I do not want X-windows to be installed.

Before I go too much further in the installation steps (I'm at 'Install Type' right now), I want to see what I need to do to avoid having X windows installed (note, I do want the capability of compiling on this machine). Thanks!

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Old 05-15-2001, 12:06 PM   #2
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I believe if you go with the server installation like what Redhat has during install, it shouldn't install X and I think most other won't as well.
 
Old 05-19-2001, 12:33 AM   #3
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i know in red hat 7 there is an option whether to install a gui(kde/gnome) or not. You just un-select them and it should work.
 
  


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