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Old 08-06-2005, 03:21 PM   #1
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requires login

Ok just got slackware working now it requires a login but I don't know it as in the setup I only setup the root password; I just want to log in start x then kde but at the mo all I have is a flashing cursor help needed as patience is thinning now...
Old 08-06-2005, 03:28 PM   #2
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Ok, when you installed slackware you were asked to setup a root password. Can you login with it? If so, type startx and you'll get into X.
Of course, it's recommended to create a user account instead of using root all the time

Edit: And if you want to boot straight into X, read this:
Old 08-06-2005, 03:32 PM   #3
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Thanks man so much I apreciate it seriously many thanks


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