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Offline anil

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booting trouble
« on: April 11, 2004, 09:52:33 AM »
hi! i'm using dual os i.e winxp & slackware 9.0 . when linux not recognising my modem i opted to activate ppp0 while booting. now when i boot linux it hangs up at ppp0. when i use interactive startup then it land me in text mode and i dont know how to change over from text to graphic mode. will ne one there to help me on the topic

Offline Ricky

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« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2004, 04:47:32 PM »
Well, I have not much used Slackware so I can't suggest that what u exactly should do, you can edit run level.
BTW.. to start X windows ( GUI )
simpley type
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startx when are on text mode.

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« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2004, 04:38:48 AM »
the other method is to first not setup ppp0 at bootup.
if u do and enter interactively then type
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telint 5
it will give you the gui.