On a text terminal, with root permission:
(then do the install stuff)
telinit switches runlevels, 3 is multi-user text only, 5 is multi-user with X servers, 1 is single-user (for repairing things), 6 is reboot
The file /etc/inittab contains a line that allows you to change the default mode your system boot will boot to.
"..the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."
VIDIA video driver RPMs for Fedora
:: see yum repo at livna.org