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Old 08-12-2003, 02:35 PM   #1
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Auto run STARTX

When I login at the text prompt I subsequently have to type STARTX to get the gui running.

How do I automate this?? I know there's a file I need to modify somewhere, but I haven't been successful at locating it.

Could you indicate which file and what I need to edit?

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in your home directory, edit (or create) a .bash_login file and add:


Notice the period before the file name.
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edit your /etc/inittab
and change




5 - graphic interface (startX)
3 - text interface
Old 08-12-2003, 03:14 PM   #4
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Dude! That was easy. Thank you!!!!


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