troubleshooting Question

Unloading X without rebooting

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How do I make Ubuntu run without X? In other distributions I would accomplish this easily by opening a terminal window, logging in as root, and typing 'init 3'. This would allow me to perform some administrative tasks (ie, install the NVIDIA display driver). However, when I do the same with Ubuntu, nothing seems to happen. Using Ubuntu 7.10. Thanks.
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