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Old 05-21-2003, 01:03 AM   #1
mhd_Ahmed
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Angry My Linux interface disappeared after rebooting


after rebooting linux "red hat 9" my garphical interface for entering the username and the password disappeared,there is a black screen wanaa me to logain as text mode and that's mean i can't login using my KDE interface.. so how can i get back my Linux as well as previous...THX 4 attention.
 
Old 05-21-2003, 01:05 AM   #2
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Edit your /etc/inittab file. Change:

id:3:initdefault:

to

id:5:initdefault:

Alternatively, you can simply log in at the 'black screen' and type:

startx

to bring up KDE.
 
Old 05-21-2003, 04:09 AM   #3
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its already id:5:initdefault...and where can i write startx...??? my KDE interface can't be load....
 
Old 05-21-2003, 05:22 AM   #4
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Are you sure it's not running on VT7? Press ctrl-alt-f7 from the text login screen to check.... (you can press ctrl-alt-f1 to get back again)
 
  


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