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From: Graham Forest <vladimir@g.o>
Subject: Re: Where's startx?
Date: 30 Jun 2003 14:02:43 -0700
On Sun, 2003-06-29 at 22:47, Eric Pretorious wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Jun 2003, Phil Cryer wrote:
> 
> > > I emerge'd xeasyconf last night and ran Xeasyconf but there's no startx. 
> > > What happened?
> > 
> > Not sure where startx is, but you can always launch X via:
> > 
> > # /etc/X11/X
> >
> > Perhaps you're trying to run it with a user that doesn't have
> > permissions to run it?
> 
> After configuration, Xeasyconf says that X can be started using startx but
> startx isn't in root's path.
> 
> When I execute /etc/X11/X I only get a black screen with the X-cursor.
> 
> How do I kill X *without* having a backspace key?

Perhaps you need to env-update && source /etc/profile

To kill X, control-alt-delete will suffice

Graham
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