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Old 04-26-2017, 12:15 AM   #1
taliano
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Thumbs up intro: Hello world of Linux. Just got Linux loaded parallel with Chrome OS. What do I do now? How do I get to the Desktop from the termi


How do I navigate from Linux terminal "dos-like" display to Linux desktop?
 
Old 04-26-2017, 03:30 AM   #2
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Hello and welcome to the forum

Please note that this forum is for introductions only. I have requested a moderator move this thread to an appropriate forum.

Regards...
 
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Old 04-26-2017, 03:43 AM   #3
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Old 04-26-2017, 04:03 AM   #4
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Hi, taliano. What Linux distribution, exactly, have you installed? I'm assuming this is on a Chromebook (since you say you have it in parallel with Chrome OS), but is it in a chroot using Crouton, or is this a dual-booting computer?

Provide some more details, maybe we can help.

You might also want to check in over at http://chromeosquestions.org. It's the sister site to this one, so you don't need to create a new login or anything, but poking around there may lead to some answers.
 
Old 04-26-2017, 07:35 AM   #5
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Hi taliano and welcome to LQ.

I'm assuming this thread will eventually be moved to a technical forum.

The distribution here matters, there may or may not be a window manager and UI capabilities. Please update us as notKlaatu has suggested.
 
  


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