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    Unhappy X-windown can not start up.

    Yesterday,I installed a Mandrake Linux 10.X with Vmware and I have never choiced the option "start X-windows when the system starting".I uesed command "startx" after login the system with the user "root".However,4 small screens(each one is the command line mode) was occured and then I have to used Google to look for help.Following,I typed the command "startx init 3" and "startx init 5" and these were fully invain.So,I have to ask for help here.

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    Linux Guru Juan Pablo's Avatar
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    Mar 2006
    What you are seeing is twm, try using "startkde" or editing the file ~/.xinitrc with the command you want when you use startx
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