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deathroks 02-13-04 09:00 PM

ARGGGG damn drivers!
 
How in the heck do i get out of X to install drivers for my FX 5200? Its telling me that im in an X server and i need to get out of one in order to continue.... HELP!

SuLinUX 02-13-04 09:13 PM

From the GUI, Ctrl, alt F3, then type init 3, after all finished just type init 5 to get back to the GUI.

deathroks 02-13-04 11:53 PM

Well this is just totaly whack! I did exactly what you said and it still says im running an X server! Whats going on here?!?! Can you help me out? Im really trying to get this to work and i could use suggestions. Thanks

thinkliberty 02-14-04 12:02 AM

Quote:

Originally posted by deathroks
Well this is just totaly whack! I did exactly what you said and it still says im running an X server! Whats going on here?!?! Can you help me out? Im really trying to get this to work and i could use suggestions. Thanks
Hit ctrl-alt-f3
type
su (it will ask for your root password)
init 3
(now run the nv graphics driver installer)


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