I just started looking at backtrack(i'm on a linux testing streak) and when I start it up I don't see a desktop. Help?

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    Using latest version Aug 30, 2013 at 18:03
  • ^How about adding this comment to your original question?
    – Joseph R.
    Aug 30, 2013 at 18:03
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    If you are interested in backtrack, I suggest you take a look at kali linux. Its from the same creators. kali.org
    – spuder
    Aug 30, 2013 at 18:18

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Type startx and the desktop should apear

  • I think you mean startx
    – Joseph R.
    Aug 30, 2013 at 18:03
  • Ah yes, I did mean that. Aug 30, 2013 at 18:05

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