How to switch from gnome to kde?
gene.heskett at verizon.net
Thu Jan 1 20:26:03 UTC 2009
On Thursday 01 January 2009, Bruce Marshall wrote:
>On Thursday 01 January 2009, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> So how does one switch from gnome to kde, assuming enough of kde is
>> installed to make it work, say about 450 megs of it TBE.
>I assume you could switch to KDE from the menu on the login screen... if
> KDE is truely installed, there should be a menu selection for it.
There is not, and its logging into a tty screen that I have to do a startx
from to get the usual gui.
Now, I just ran synaptics again, and it says very little of kde is installed,
so I selected about 250 pkgs and fired it off again. Some of this I
recognize from having installed it at least twice before, so I'm beginnnig to
get that deer in the headlights feeling. 4 times now I have pressed the fwd
button on configuring it to use kdm as the default window manager.
Eventually I will come to the conclusion that its not worth it and go back to
a fedora install if this continues.
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