Solved i want to change from text based to GUI in linux

Hewlett-packard /
February 24, 2014 at 02:40:20
Specs: Linux Oracle 5, i3/6gb
My colleague and I were installing Linux oracle in our laptops and his showed a graphical user interface while mine came in text mode. we are both new to Linux so I have been browsing all day looking for a solution and I tried using the /etc/inittab id:5/4/:initdefault and it failed on several occasions please help

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February 24, 2014 at 07:06:05
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Have you tried typing startx, to see if you installed the environment during setup?

if it hasn't been installed you should be able to.

yum groupinstall "GNOME Desktop Environment" "X Window System" "Desktop"

and then edit the file correctly.

::mike


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