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skiveb

Joined: 17 Jan 2013
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PostPosted: Thu 17 Jan 2013, 19:08    Post subject:  Start Puppy to the console
Subject description: Puppy with out the GUi
 

Hi, I am a novice when it comes to linux but have found puppy to be my favorite verison. I would like to have it boot without loading the GUI .
Any suggestions would be great.
Thank YOu.
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rcrsn51


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Location: Stratford, Ontario

PostPosted: Thu 17 Jan 2013, 19:12    Post subject:  

Are you booting from the GRUB bootloader? If so, edit your menu.lst file and add "pfix=nox" to the end of the kernel line. For example
Code:
kernel /testing/vmlinuz pmedia=atahd pdev1=sda2 psubdir=testing pfix=nox
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skiveb

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PostPosted: Thu 17 Jan 2013, 19:16    Post subject: Puppy without GUI  

Its slacko 5.4
I will give that a shot. Thank You very much !
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