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lord flurk 12-26-05 03:53 AM

x server
 
hello,
I am a linux newbee using "mandriva linux 2006". To install the "nividia 5500 fx" driver, i was told to exit the "x server".
can anyone tell me how to tho this?
thanks verry much!

dhenry 12-26-05 05:29 AM

Re: x server
 
To shutdown the X server under Mandriva:

$ su
# service dm stop

or

# telinit 3


To restart it after driver installation:

$ su
# service dm start

or

# telinit 5

lord flurk 12-28-05 03:29 AM

Re: x server
 
thanx verry much, all works perfect now :-D


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