Re: Best way to stop X from starting?
>I'm guessing that I can stop X from starting by moving the graphics card
>to a different PCI slot so that the x server wont find it, but is there
>another more elegant solution to stopping X?
Could you do a network login, or does the machine really freezes hard?
>I can't get to a prompt so
>editing various files is not an option unless someone has some magic
>incantations I can mumble.
Boot into single user mode. From the kernel-parameters.txt documentation:
S [KNL] run init in single mode.
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