How to get out of GNOME?

pete wright nomadlogic at
Sat Oct 30 17:15:14 PDT 2004

On Sat, 30 Oct 2004 17:11:23 -0700, Jay O'Brien <jayobrien at> wrote:
> Running 4.10.
> I added the GNOME package, updated the files it said to edit
> when it was installing, and now I can't get out of GNOME,
> even with editing (via ftp) the files back as they were in
> the first place and rebooting.
> How can I get back to a command line terminal?

ctl+alt+F1 should bring you to a virtual terminal.  i bet gnome is
launching GDM or XDM on boot, if you take that out of your startup
scrips you should be all set.


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Pete Wright
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