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Old 09-10-2003, 05:59 AM   #1
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linux start-up help

I am very new to Linux and have installed it with Win XP dual boot. While booting Mandrake Linux it promts for username and password which I give (root password) but then starts in SHELL promt, I dont know how to start in Graphic mode.
Old 09-10-2003, 06:07 AM   #2
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Type startx, that launches your default window manager.


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