LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva
User Name
Password
Mandriva This Forum is for the discussion of Mandriva (Mandrake) Linux.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-22-2005, 03:44 PM   #1
paul62
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: glenview illinois
Distribution: fedora core 7
Posts: 458

Rep: Reputation: 30
rescue cd


I need to Know how to use the rescue command in mandriva 2005, I amde some changes and now I cannot get into the system at all. I seem to be having aproblem with the video. The system boots but the screen is all fuzzy and snowy. I would appreciate the help. How coudl I restore my video
 
Old 09-22-2005, 07:08 PM   #2
tkedwards
Senior Member
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Location: Munich, Germany
Distribution: Opensuse 11.2
Posts: 1,549

Rep: Reputation: 52
When you boot it up do ctrl+alt+f1 and it should get you into a terminal login. You can then login as root and run the command
Code:
XFdrake
to start Mandrake's X configuration program. See also: http://doc.mandrivalinux.com/Mandriv...ubleshooting-x
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
rescue cd? dhbiker Slackware 1 05-17-2004 06:19 AM
reiserfs rescue viniosity Linux - Newbie 1 02-10-2004 06:32 PM
How is Rescue used? darkfnord Linux - Newbie 4 05-19-2003 06:26 PM
how to rescue rh 7.2? Furtzi Linux - Newbie 1 03-24-2002 11:32 AM
hd rescue net04043 Linux - Software 0 10-28-2001 03:01 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:43 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration