Re: And now for something completely different... etch!
On Tuesday 07 June 2005 09:23 pm, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 09:20:56PM -0400, Brendan wrote:
> > On Tuesday 07 June 2005 07:09 pm, John Hasler wrote:
> > > Roberto C. Sanchez writes:
> > > > Where, pray tell, is a newbie going to learn about [runlevels]?
> > >
> > > a) By having used Red Hat.
> > > b) By reading up on Linux before trying to use it (yes, some people
> > > _do_ that).
> > I couldn't have said it better.
> > Roberto, what John said.
> Point taken. I was thinking of how I came to Debian (from Windows
> without reading a lick of documentation). If you don't believe me,
> check out my postings from late '02 to earl '03 on d-u. I sound like a
> total lamer :-)
I am one of (maybe) the few people who has a Debian distro with a compiled KDE
CVS on top of it, so I need some flexibility. I like booting to init 3 and
having that always mean that it's just missing the startx command
with /usr/local/kde/bin/startkde in it...
I like to make sure my Mom is always running init5. Beyond those two, and 0
and 6, the rest I couldn't give a rat's a about run levels honestly.