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Old 10-01-2004, 10:15 AM   #1
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how to stop x windows


In Mandrake 10.0, how can I stop gdm, shutdown x windows completely & get back to a pure terminal mode?
 
Old 10-01-2004, 10:22 AM   #2
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as root, issue init 3
 
Old 10-01-2004, 10:48 AM   #3
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thanx..
 
Old 10-01-2004, 02:15 PM   #4
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You are welcome. Glad to be of service.

To get back, issue init 5
 
Old 10-03-2004, 08:20 AM   #5
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Re: how to stop x windows

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Originally posted by r.stiltskin
In Mandrake 10.0, how can I stop gdm, shutdown x windows completely & get back to a pure terminal mode?
Or (better)


service dm stop

and

service dm start

as root
 
  


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