[oclug] Starting an X Windows term
jeb at burkby.com
Tue Aug 28 00:21:30 EDT 2001
On 01/08/27 22:54:02, Patrick Ouellette wrote:
> Is there a way to have Linux start up (boot) in text mode for TTY1 AND have
> TTY2 start up either in or simply start up X Windows automatically ?
$ open startx
This will open the next available virtual terminal and run startx there.
Your shell on tty1 will still be active. You may have to `chmod u+s
/usr/bin/open' to run open setuid root, or change the /dev/tty?
permissions. (man open)
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