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Re: Installing XWindows

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crown victoria wrote:
> I installed the Debian's linux base system on my PC.
> I tried launching the X Windows, however I could 
> not locate startx or xdm programs in the Unix directories.
> I would like to ask what I need to install to start the
> X Window system.

Apparently you haven't installed all packages you need.

Please fetch one of these files (depending on your version
of Debian):


And zgrep to find out which package is missing.



Beware of bugs in the above code; I have only proved it correct,
not tried it.  -- Donald E. Knuth

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