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  1. #1

    SLAX Livecd 'x' not working

    I am using the 'SLAX Live CD' which alows me to see what Linux is like. It works fine, until i enter 'gui','guifast', or 'startx'. It loads to the 'desktop' with the background but there are no icons or apps.

    Is there a script i should enter?

    Thanx in advance.


    in 'X'window, i now see the menu and when i right click, all the stuff is listed.

    BUT, i select them and nothing happens, almost like no apps are there, just the text. Help please.

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer
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    Jul 2003
    Stockholm, Sweden
    It depends what window managers that live cd comes with. try "startx gnome" or "startx kde" to see if one of them is included.

    Edit: upon further investigation it turns out that all you have to do to get help with your problem is type "gui --help".
    You really should read the documentation on the slax website before posting such a question.

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    I read that. It still didn't help.

    I get to xwindow, but no apps will load when i select them, not even the calculator.


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