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Re: No GUI after install of Debian 8.4.0 PowerPC


On Mon, May 30, 2016 at 2:33 AM, Programmingkid <programmingkidx@gmail.com> wrote:
> I installed Debian 8.4.0 PowerPC onto an iMac G5. When I tried using Debian, I only saw a command-line interface. startx didn't start the GUI. I did see an error message when I tried using startx, but it went away too quickly for me to read. This is the name of the install cd I used: debian-8.4.0-powerpc-kde-CD-1.iso.
> What I expected was KDE to appear on startup.
> This is my Mac: http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/imac/specs/imac_g5_2.0_17.html

Sorry to hear about your troubles. The simplest way to report this kind of issue is to follow one of the last section of the install guide:


Please do carefully review those steps. Since you have a gmail account, you should be able to follow this simple guide [*] to have 'reportbug' up and running in no time. Once you've reported your bug against 'installation-report', please send us the bug number.


[*] https://wiki.debian.org/reportbug#Using_GMail.27s_SMTP_Server

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