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Old 04-06-2004, 01:54 AM   #1
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How do I close my X server?

A quick question on how to close my X server.
I'm trying to install the latest NVIDIA driver, but this error came up :

ERROR: You appear to be running an X server; please exit X before

How and what is this X server?
I need urgent help, thanks
Old 04-06-2004, 01:57 AM   #2
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To get out, open a terminal and type:
telinit 3
Do the nvidia stuff.
When you're finished running the nividia installer and finished editing XF86Config, type:

the X server is what runs your graphics (GUI)
Old 04-06-2004, 01:59 AM   #3
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Oh I see, thank you very much


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