Jon made comment on Wed Sep 10 13:09:11 2003 :
Switch to a different screen (CTRL ALF F1 or F3, F4 etc.) and
type scologin disable.
This will stop the graphical screen from starting - it won't 'fix'
why the graphical screen is not working but will will free up the
If you want to start the graphical screen just type startx after checking
the setup of the graphics card you are using (mkdev graphics)
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