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Old 06-11-2004, 02:24 PM   #1
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switch to GUI linux???


i have recently installed Red Hat Linux 9 on my system. after rebooting, it prompts me for a login name in which i entered "root". after a successfull login, command prompts appears.

i wud like to know how can to switch to GUI linux?
have i skipped some essential components during linux installation?!?!?!

plz help

Old 06-11-2004, 02:29 PM   #2
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Please do not post the same thread in more than one forum. Picking the most relevant forum and posting it once there makes it easier for other members to help you and keeps the discussion all in one place.

I've already replied to you here:
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