One way to disable graphical boot is by editing the
/boot/grub/grub.conf and remove
rhgb from the boot parameters on the kernel line.
rhgb stands for '
Red Hat Graphical Boot'
Here is an example of a
grub.conf kernel boot line which
kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.9-22.ELsmp ro root=LABEL=...
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