Starting the GUI

Fed up with Windows instability i decided to install SuSE Linux 5.2 on my computer. The disk was from a magazine cover and had minimal instructions. Everything seemed to install ok but i have no idea how to start the GUI. The notes say KDE is installed although i have not much idea how to use it ?. Or how to start it. Help !.

Thanks Paul.
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tried "startx"?

you might also need to configure it


(or whatever SuSE uses)

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Depending of the runlevel that your system is being initilized, the start of kde may be automatic, if defined.
If your system let you by command line after initialization, try to type "kde" in the command line. If  the graphics configuration is ok, the KDE environment must be started.
The KDE interface is very similar to W$98.
If you can't initialize KDE environment, and some graphic error is generated, try to run Xconfigurator, to define your video settings, and after try to run kde again.
pr_wainwrightAuthor Commented:
Thanks. I'll be glad when i can rid myself of Windows completely!
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