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Old 02-27-2004, 12:24 PM   #1
clintroe
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Unhappy Nvidia graphix wont install on redhat 9.0


Iv recently put redhat 9.0 back onto my computer, and am having a problem with the drivers nvidia are suplying of there website, i go to install them n it says
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you appear to be running an X server; please exit X before installing
how do i exit X? i canot find a command to exit, any help would be apriciated thank you

Clinty

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Old 02-27-2004, 12:47 PM   #2
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- Press ctrl+alt+f1 to enter console 1
- Log in as root
- Type init 3.
The xserver should exit. You will then be able to install the drivers.
 
Old 02-27-2004, 12:49 PM   #3
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Yay, thank u that helps me alot thanx

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