Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora
User Name
Fedora This forum is for the discussion of the Fedora Project.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-21-2005, 10:53 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2005
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Fedora Graphical Start problem

I have successfully installed fedora 4 on a toshiba portege 3500. I can startx with out a problem. However, I want to be able to boot in graphical mode.

I have made sure that grub.conf has rhgb in the kernel line. Also, that iniitab was set to level 5, "id:number:initdefault:". However, the system still boots into a text inteface that simply has a "localhost login:" prompt.

Old 08-22-2005, 05:09 AM   #2
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: St Paul, MN
Distribution: Fedora 8, Fedora 9
Posts: 513

Rep: Reputation: 30
Is X actually starting and failing, or is it just not starting at all?


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Graphical interface does not start linx win Slackware 7 01-26-2005 05:08 PM
HELP! Can't start graphical interface fclifton Linux - Software 2 08-19-2004 01:29 PM
HELP! Can't start graphical interface fclifton Linux - Newbie 2 08-15-2004 04:51 AM
cannot start graphical interface ave1965 Linux - Newbie 10 10-31-2003 12:22 AM
How Do I Start Graphical Kde qages Linux - General 4 12-16-2002 10:21 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:41 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration