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Old 11-27-2002, 02:40 PM   #16
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Runlevel 3 starts runlevel at the text console. Runlevel 5 starts the runlevel at the graphical level (loads xWindows and anything else that needs, when set up right, of course).

If you have initial startup set to runlevel 3, you will only get a text based login,...

Runlevel 3 - text
Runlevel 4 - reserved
Runlevel 5 - graphical
Runlevel 6 - shutdown sequence
 
Old 11-27-2002, 04:53 PM   #17
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David, thanks. I'll try that.

Jase, It is set at 5. That's why this is so perplexing, because it should technically be opening XWindows at startup, and it isn't for some reason. Thanks tho .
 
  


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