Re: How to start with X

Subject: Re: How to start with X
From: Brett Humphreys (
Date: Tue Dec 05 2000 - 06:09:04 MST

looks at /etc/HOSTNAME for your hostname.

For going directly into X, look at the following file:

change the line that looks like:


this makes you boot to runlevel 5, which basically means X. You do not have
to restart you computer, you can then just do:
telinit 5

right then, and you will switch to runlevel 5.

Hope that helps.

On Tue Dec 05, 2000 at 03:59:17AM -0800, Fernando Q. Corvinos wrote:
> Hi everybody, I would like to start Linux directly to graphic sesion
> instead of login firstly and then startx. Any idea?
> And other one.I set up the name of my computer and I tried to change it
> through linuxconf but it does not work.What file do I need to look at?

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