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    Whats the easiest way to boot to a command line?

    Whats the easiest way to boot to command line? I dont want it to be permamenent.

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    from live cd:

    knoppix 2
    to start the gui from command line:

    Code:
    startx
    booting from hard drive instal in a guil:

    Code:
    CTRL +Alt +F1
    you can also change F1 thru F6 to get a different command line terminal.

    Ctrl+ALT+F7 will bring you back to the gui.

    johnb

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