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Live CD won't start the GUI

Posted by FMacBeth 
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Live CD won't start the GUI
July 04, 2008 07:15PM

I downloaded the ISO image some days ago. I have got the problem that on the first try I just got a dark screen with a prompt.

I have choosen the new NVidia graphics driver and after this the old NVidia 3D driver same result.
After this I tried the driver without 3d option and just got a console.

My hardware is an Athlon 64 3000x with 3Gb RAM and an Leadtek 8800 graphic card.

Please help me.

Re: Live CD won't start the GUI
July 05, 2008 11:51AM
Did you use Elive Gem? If you don't use the supposed nvidia-drivers can you startx then?
If that is the case you could try to install
a driver as explained in:
Re: Live CD won't start the GUI
May 06, 2010 09:07AM
Elive the best.