[CentOS] A few questions regarding CentOS (5.0)

Thu Mar 27 06:35:28 UTC 2008
Morten Nilsen <morten at runsafe.no>

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> Morten Nilsen wrote:
>> - Why does the screen flicker on and off several times during boot and 
>> when logging in?
> mine does not, so cant say what is going on with your setup, perhaps 
> posting some more info about your setup might help make it easier to 
> diagnose.

Isn't much to say, really..
* ATI Radeon PCI
* Intel 975 Chipset

The motherboard is an Asus "Wallstreet Quartet"..

>> - When I chose a pure console environment, without any X11 stuff, why 
>> did a bunch of gnome packages get installed?
> CentOS comes with a package manager, yum. There is a man page for that, 
> and lots of docs online. You can use that to remove anything you dont need.

Yes, I know.. I didn't ask how to remove anything, just why it got 
installed to begin with.. The gnome stuff is long gone on this box.