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Old 08-18-2003, 08:10 AM   #1
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windows manager...

Ive just installed mandrake in a VMWare environment. I need to run linux in a text environment (without the X windows system) but I cant figure out how to do that...and also how do I change it back (assuming somehting gets changed).

Anyone care to enlighen me?

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Old 08-18-2003, 08:23 AM   #2
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You need to edit /etc/inittab.
You should have a line that reads:

Change the 5 to a 3 and then reboot.


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