Re: Please help
On Fri, 04 Mar 2011 10:33:45 +0000, Lisi wrote:
> On Friday 04 March 2011 04:06:50 Ryan Collins wrote:
>> Someone for the love of GOD, help me. I've installedDebian 6.0(squeeze)
>> on my dell inspiron 6000. All I have to show for it is a shell.
> I have just (for the first time in years) installed a default install of
> It starts up in the command line. No sign of X. This deos not cause me
> a problem, since I was doing it just to see what happened. But I can
> see that it would cause problems to newbies. There is obviously a bug.
Have you both guys tried to run "startx" and see what happens?
The most common causes I can think to be dropped in console after the
1/ GNOME (or other DE/windows manager) is not (select to be|properly)
2/ A problem with the VGA driver