Re: Another Newbie question..
Ishwar Rattan (<firstname.lastname@example.org>) wrote:
> I have made progress on apt-get and othe info.
> I installed the system from Knoppix-3.4, it is 2.6.5 kernel
> and testing packages.
> Is there a way to boot the machine to run level 3 only (no kdm etc.),
> in Mandrake I used to use (in /etc/inittab)
> at top and it does not work the same way..
The problem is that the runlevels 2,3,4 and 5 are identical by default.
To make this work, you need to remove the symlink to the kdm script
from some runlevel directory. To have runlevel 3 without kdm, do this:
After that, booting into runlevel 3 will not load XFree (if you use kdm
as your login manager).
Andreas Janssen <email@example.com>
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