Re: Installation completed... where's the GUI? :(
First of all thnx for the immediate reply.
I did it and I got bad command or sth.
I guess no GUI installed yet.
I hit aptitude and tried to install either gnome or
But when I choose either of them I get
a red box full of "UNSATISFIED". Although I assume sth
is going wrong I do try to install a GUI by hitting
The result is a green box displaying "0B/0s".
Thnx in advance
--- "Peter Ukpeh, MD" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Try "startx" at the command prompt.
> P. Francis
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "bstehgt htrehtre" <email@example.com>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 17, 2006 12:53 PM
> Subject: Installation completed... where's the GUI?
> > I'm new to Linux community.
> > I have an AMD64 dual core.
> > I'd downloaded "debian-31r0a-amd64-netinst" and
> > the installation.
> > After the successful installation I was waiting
> for a
> > GUI like KDE or GNOME but instead I get only a
> > prompt.
> > With a few words I'm kind of lost.
> > Now what? How will I install a GUI desktop?
> > Thnx in advanvce
> > Geo Bon
> > __________________________________________________
> > Do You Yahoo!?
> > Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam
> protection around
> > http://mail.yahoo.com
> > --
> > To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to
> > with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact
> > email@example.com
Do You Yahoo!?
Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around