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runlevel

By Adeyinka
Oct 10, 2003
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  1. My linux machine did not boot to X windows, I discorver the run level set for it was the cause
    After resolving this I gat the Xwindow back
    at log and password entry, the window hung

    What could be the soltn. to this

    Thank:grinthumb :grinthumb



    Please post your Linux questions in " The Alternative OS " forum area - Phantasm66.
  2. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 Newcomer, in training Posts: 6,504

    What did you get the runlevel to?

    Try changing the X server settings (which you could try to do with Xconfigurator - try invoking this from the command line) so that you use a different X-Server (a graphics card driver like thing).

    Also, try going back to runlevel 3 and just using:

    startx

    to start X Windows, so that you log in using the text console but then invoke X Windows yourself. See if that helps.
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