How to restart X
Robert P. J. Day
rpjday at mindspring.com
Mon Jul 26 15:56:23 UTC 2004
On Mon, 26 Jul 2004, Erik Volkman wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 26, 2004 at 11:38:43AM -0400, jludwig <wralphie at comcast.net> said
>> Actually there are a few ways
>> startx (startkde) (also see man 1 startx)
>> telinit 5
>> CTL+ALT+BKSP (CTL+META+BKSP) from X
>> And a few others I don't remember.
> I suppose I should put this in the context that X has frozen, and the only
> access you have is by ssh'ing in. In addition it should put you back at the
> graphical-login prompt.
i would imagine that one of:
# killall X
# killall -9 X
would work, followed by a "startx".
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