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sdowney717
September 25th, 2008, 03:43 PM
I am trying to install the downloaded driver from nvidia web site.
If I install while running x, it tells me I cant.
If i reboot to recovery mode terminal prompt, it tells me it cant since I am at run level 1 and it needs runlevel 3
How do I go to run level 3?

http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-231335.html
finally found this, do any of you deal with this like I seem to always have to?

sdowney717
September 25th, 2008, 03:55 PM
well that did not work typing telinit 3 or telinit 2 just takes you to the login screen