On Sun, 7 Jan 2001, Cameron Matheson wrote: > I installed xdm, but x doesn't start up. It says "starting x display manger: xdm", but it never does. Anyone know why? > (i'm running potato w/ x4) Maybe it started but didn't switch vts for you? Try alt-F7? Im not sure, I don't like booting into X. If I have to diagnose a problem it's just a waste of time and pain in the ass.