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Old 08-16-2004, 05:49 AM   #1
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GUI doesn't start

I just installed Slackware 10 and everything went fine.

I chose FluxBox as my default gui but it just starts in text mode. I don't get any errors or anything, it just doesn't come on.

I tried to run 'startx' but that doesn't seem to exist.

Any ideas?

Old 08-16-2004, 05:54 AM   #2
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whatabout a command called xinit ? if it exists, try

man xinit

that's a beginning, at least..
Old 08-16-2004, 06:05 AM   #3
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Try logging in as root and enter init 4
Then edit /etc/inittab and change initdefault to 4
Old 08-16-2004, 12:43 PM   #4
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Thank you that worked!


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