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Anyone know off hand how to get a Fedora Core install to boot up in a text terminal only, requiring one to manually start x (e.g. so I can have ...
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- 03-11-2008 #1
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- Feb 2008
startup without gui
- 03-11-2008 #2
Log in as root and open /etc/inittab file.
- 03-11-2008 #3
No need to reboot the machine after editing the file. Just change the runlevel to whatever you wish using init (or telinit) e.g. to shutdown X, just enter "init 3" as root.
- 03-11-2008 #4
- 03-12-2008 #5
Well you could simply hit CTRL-ALT-BACKSPACE.
That will kill X and place you on a command line.
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- 03-12-2008 #6