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bobbui 05-28-03 10:57 PM

Exit X server
 
How to exit X server to be able to install nVidia driver ???

dleblanc 05-29-03 02:52 AM

If you're not using a display manager, logging out of your window manager or typing Ctrl-Alt-Backspace will do it. If you are using a display manager, open an xterm as root and execute "telinit S". You'll be dropped down to single user mode, where you can compile the nvidia driver. When you're done, "telinit 4" will restart the display manager.

bobbui 05-29-03 12:25 PM

Thanks. It works with "telinit S" but "Cltr-Alt-Backspace" still give me error that X server was still running . Anyway, I got it worked.


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