[lug] Simple X Question

Fred Robinson fred.robinson at sipfusion.com
Sat Nov 15 17:41:22 MST 2003

Ok, so I did telinit 5 but when I rebooted I still had to login from the
terminal and type startx, x didn't start automatically, should it have?


-----Original Message-----
From: lug-admin at lug.boulder.co.us [mailto:lug-admin at lug.boulder.co.us]On
Behalf Of Rob Riggs
Sent: Saturday, November 15, 2003 11:56 AM
To: lug at lug.boulder.co.us
Subject: Re: [lug] Simple X Question

Set the default runlevel in /etc/inittab to "5".

You can change the current runlevel to 5 by running "telinit 5" (as root).


Fred Robinson wrote:

>I just installed Red Hat 9.0 and the X installation got jacked up, don't
>know what happened.  Anyway, I got it figured out and X is running but not
>automatically.  Anyone remember how to "startx" automatically without have
>to login from the terminal window and then type "startx?"

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