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Old 09-28-2003, 12:47 PM   #1
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mandrake noob

hey guys,

I just installed mandrake 9.1 because i want to learn linux.
Now at startup i have to fill in my user and pasword, after that i don't get anything but my console i think,
how do i get in my gui? or did something go wrong at the installation?
Old 09-28-2003, 12:53 PM   #2
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If it configured it during installation, you must have configured to only boot to runlevel 3. After logging in and a bash prompt staring at you, simply type 'startx' to start the graphical interface.
If you want to boot straight to X everytime when booting, edit your /etc/inittab file and change the default runlevel to 5 instead of 3.
Old 09-28-2003, 05:27 PM   #3
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i'll try tomorrow
thx in advance


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