Hans-Peter Sulzer wrote:
Ctrl-Alt-F1, followed by (see below)How can I shutdown X to get a normal text mode terminal,
/etc/init.d/gdm stopCurrently the Gnome Display Manager (gdm?) is loaded when booting (graphical login), and there seems to be no option, to stop it, to get a text mode tty.
aptitude install kdmHow can I change my installation, so that it uses the KDE display manager, which I have heard, has the possibility to stop X, to get a text tty.
(or if it's already installed, "dpkg-reconfigure kdm")
startxAnd how (with gdm and kdm) can I restart X11, after doing some things in text mode (it takes a long time to reboot Debian completely)
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