you need
  • - credentials root.
Download the operating system in the usual manner (with the launch of X-server and window manager).I login with your credentials.
Start superuser in a terminal emulator or a text console.You can run one of the installed emulators (xterm, konsole etc.) as root from the graphical environment by using its capabilities and utilities like kdesu.You can run the terminal with their credentials and start a command as root su.Or switch to text console by simultaneously pressing Ctrl, Alt and one of the keys F1-F12, login as root.
stop an X-server by changing the level of the system initialization.Make changes to the configuration file of the program init, run all the other processes.This file is named inittab, located in the directory / etc /.Open the file / etc / inittab in a text editor.Find a line like id: x: initdefault :, where x - a number.Change the number by 3. Save the file.Go to the sixth step, if you want to leave untouched all the components of X-server and GUI.
prevent start X-server, without changing the level of the system initialization.Look at the file / etc / inittab and specify the directory containing links to scripts and applications running at startup at the current level.As a rule, loading X-Server takes place on the fifth level initialization, and a directory with links /etc/rc.d/rc5.d.Run File Manager, for example, Midnight Commander.Go to the directory found.Remove the shortcuts to run the scripts component graphics system.Go to the sixth step.
Exclude Start Start X-server by removing its components.Use a package manager like aptitude, apt-get on the console or Synaptic - a skin to it in the graphics environment.Remove the server components.Note that due to the treatment of dependencies between packets can be removed and skins (KDE, Gnome, etc.), as well as all programs designed to work in them.
Restart the computer.Use the menu or GUI involves typing reboot.