RE: Re: stopping xserver from loading
It is also quite possible that you can switch to another virtual console and
log in through that. Do this by hitting ctrl+alt+F1 to get to the first
virtual console. You should have virtual consoles on F1 - F6. This will
allow you to go in and look at the system to see where it might be hanging.
Just so you know, it might not be X that hangs but some other process that
xinit is trying to start. I ran into a problem similar to this after
installing ifplugd for my wireless card. I had to take its script out of
From: Huston [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 02, 2004 6:47 PM
Subject: Re: Re: stopping xserver from loading
Where do I put this in at without a prompt? I can't get one to come up
during the boot.
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From: "Thomas Adam" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Subject: [Norton AntiSpam] Re: stopping xserver from loading
> --- Ron Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Deinstall xdm, gdm and/or kdm, depending on which you've installed.
> echo false >> /etc/X11/default-display-manager
> Is probably "better".
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