simple question

Asked by Avi on 2007-05-02

I tried running 7.04 but it wasn't working on my back-up computer (it kept hanging up in start-up). I then downloaded 6.06.1 LTS, and after restart (to use the live-cd) it sends me to the command prompt. My question is, what is the command line to start the gui?

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Jo-Erlend Schinstad
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2007-05-02
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2007-05-02

You should be able to start it using startx. If would be helpful if you could provide more information about your system; what kind of machine is it? Laptop or desktop? How much RAM do you have, etc.

Good luck!

Avi (ieszu) said : #2

It is a Insignia Desktop system, with 2 GB of RAM, running windows XP SP2.. DVD drive as well as CD-RW, and a 6-in-1 drive....

Avi (ieszu) said : #3

Thanks Jo-Erlend Schinstad, that solved my question.