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Old 05-21-2002, 03:55 PM   #1
omarswan
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Question Start up in console mode


Hi guys,
Newbie here!

I recently installed RH 7.3 - in now starts up and immediatly
goes to the GUI. How can I configure it so that
it starts up at the console mode!

and what will I have to change to go back to
the GUI startup.


Thanks!
 
Old 05-21-2002, 04:06 PM   #2
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You need to change your run level to 3.
 
Old 05-21-2002, 04:06 PM   #3
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edit /etc/inittab file
where it is
id:5:initdefault:
change to
id:3:initdefault:
and to go immediately into run level 3
as root issue
/sbin/telinit 3
 
Old 05-21-2002, 04:12 PM   #4
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Thumbs up Thanks guys

Thanks guys

 
  


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