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Hi, For some reason SuSE 10.3/KDE is booting to console...how do I get to boot KDE again? Thanks in advance Gerard...
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    SuSE 10.3 booting into console. Why?


    Hi,

    For some reason SuSE 10.3/KDE is booting to console...how do I get to boot KDE again?

    Thanks in advance Gerard

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    Linux Guru Jonathan183's Avatar
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    That depends what you did since it last booted into KDE. If you press crtl+alt+f1 and login as root and type
    Code:
    init 5
    does KDE start? you may need to press ctrl+alt+f7 to get to the GUI.

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    1) Did you ever install a video driver?

    2) have you had a recent update to the kernel?

    if so then you must reinstall the video driver.

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    And my little piece of advice what happen's when you type startx

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    Quote Originally Posted by scrarfussi
    And my little piece of advice what happen's when you type startx
    I second that. Execute startx command and post error message here, if any.
    Post your machine's specs too.
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