How To Start GUI From Linux UNIX Shell Terminal Commands

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The purpose of this post is to show some useful linux/unix commands you can use to start the GUI (Graphical User Interface) Windows if you have KDE or Gnome installed in your server.


For UNIX:

CODE:
xinit &


for Linux:

CODE:
startx


for Gnome:
CODE:
gnome&


for KDE:
CODE:
kde&


This command tell the X window system to run the Komon Desktop Environment (KDE):
for Motif Window Manager
CODE:
mwm &

for Blackbox
CODE:
blackbox &


Hope this helps
diet
tnxs bro it rely helps.
graphical
i get this error when i try to try to start my graphical user interface

fatal server error:
server is already active for display 0
if this server is no longer running, remove /tmp/.x--lock and start again

xinit: unexpected signal 2.
Umarzuki
you must've done
# xinit --:1

i got the same error with that command
grafical
how do i start the gui from linux shell?
hungry
i need help with how to open command mode in gui window of redhat linux
http://wallpaperama.com/forums/how-to-start-gui-from-linux-unix-shell-terminal-commands-t315.html
sunny
how i recover my gui mode in linux.
canny
i want to know how to start the gui proper interface
Linux
hi how do i go back to command line from GUI? im testing this on a low specs virtualization and GUI took up more resources than expected. preferably, i do not want to reboot the system just to go back to command line interface. please help Thanks
Scott
Great & simple tips - Thanks!
Bharat
Ctrl Alt F8
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